How do I see what algorithm is used for a signature

Doug Barton dougb at
Fri Oct 10 16:15:20 CEST 2014

On 10/10/14 2:43 AM, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Fri, 10 Oct 2014 05:27, dougb at said:
>> That was my first thought, but adding -v to either --check-sigs or
>> --list-sigs provides no additional information. Is what you're looking
>> at a 2.1 feature?
> No space in the listing for all the deails.  The question was about a
> signed message.

It wasn't, actually. :)  It was about signatures on my keys.

> For key listings you need to use a decent gpg version
> (any branch), --with-colons, and awk.

Makes sense. I use --with-colons for other things, I really should not 
have been so lazy and looked up the answer in Details.


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