DH Key

Robert J. Hansen rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Thu Jun 23 22:05:39 CEST 2011

On Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:11:37 -0600, Lane Brooks <lane at brooks.nu> wrote:
> I need to generate a 2048-bit PGP version 6.5.3 or later and of the type

> DH/DSS public key.

For reasons I've never been able to understand, PGP insists on calling
Elgamal "Diffie-Hellman," and insists on calling the Digital Signature
Algorithm ("DSA") the Digital Signature Standard ("DSS").

What PGP calls a DH/DSS key is really a DSA-and-Elgamal key.

Hope this helps!

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