With the release of modern, is there intent to support ECC in classic?

Avi avi.wiki at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 18:17:15 CET 2014

Understood, Werner and Rob, thank you for the clarification. I'll try to
install a minimal version of GnuPG 2.1 and see how that works.

As always, the work of the GnuPG developers, maintainers, and supporters is
greatly appreciated!



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On Thu, Nov 6, 2014 at 11:45 AM, Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> wrote:

> On Thu,  6 Nov 2014 16:15, avi.wiki at gmail.com said:
> > I know that this has been discussed previously, but now that GnuPG modern
> > has been released with ECC support, is there the intention to add that
> > support to the classic build in the near-to-internediate future?
> No.  It would be too hard.  In case your problem is the pinentry: The
> agent now provides a loopback pinentry option which basically brings
> back the version 1 Pinentry prompts.
> Salam-Shalom,
>    Werner
> --
> Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.
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