? incompatibilty issue ?

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Wed Mar 12 19:22:11 CET 2014

On Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:05, vedaal at nym.hush.com said:

> Is there something in the way that pgp 2.x makes symmetrical messages,
> that gnupg recognizes as 2.x, and therefore assumes IDEA ?

Right.  If there is no session key packet (3) gpg uses IDEA if 
available.  Use --cipher TWOFISH to set a different algo.



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