x509 and openGPG smartcard

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Thu May 10 13:44:10 CEST 2012

On Thu, 10 May 2012 13:29, simon at josefsson.org said:

> I thought OpenPGP cards didn't support storing X.509 certs?

There was some spare space on the new chips and thus the specs allow for
an optional field to store a certificate (or any other data) .  GnuPG 1.4
does not support it.



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