Re: [openpgp] SHA-2 support should be mandatory – change defaults

Johan Wevers johanw at
Mon Aug 11 19:31:05 CEST 2014

On 11-08-2014 8:49, Robert J. Hansen wrote:

> On Enigmail, I recently had a frustrating
> experience helping a user who was trying to use GnuPG to exchange
> traffic with a PGP *2.6* user... a codebase which is about 20 years old now.

Fixing the packet order when --pgp2 or --rfc1991 are used would help a
lot. And now I assume that pgp 2 will not pass away before the
generation that was on the internet in the 1990's lies in the grave.

ir. J.C.A. Wevers
PGP/GPG public keys at

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