Update existing key to ECC?

Hauke Laging mailinglisten at hauke-laging.de
Sat Nov 22 16:01:02 CET 2014

Am Fr 21.11.2014, 20:17:38 schrieb Patrick Schleizer:

> is it possible to update an existing (RSA) gpg key to ECC?
> Or would a usual transition process be required?

You can change the subkeys (encryption, signing) easily but not the 
mainkey (the one the fingerprint refers to). But hardly any GnuPG out 
there can use ECC now.

Crypto für alle: http://www.openpgp-schulungen.de/fuer/unterstuetzer/
OpenPGP: 7D82 FB9F D25A 2CE4 5241 6C37 BF4B 8EEF 1A57 1DF5

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