multiple subkeys and key transition

Ben McGinnes ben at
Thu Dec 9 16:55:30 CET 2010

On 10/12/10 12:38 AM, Sven Klomp wrote:
> I had a similar situation: I started to use a CryptoStick, which can
> only handel RSA keys.

I assume the CryptoStick is a brand name version of a smartcard based
system, right?  Not something I plan on using.  My decisions will be
based in crypto strength, not the prevalence of Internet cafes and

> After some discussions [1], I revoked the ElGamal and have now only
> one encryption key in my keyring.

As the smartcard isn't on the agenda for me at all, I'll base my
decision on security rather than convenience.


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