GnuPG modern can't genereate keys on my Windows

NIIBE Yutaka gniibe at
Wed Sep 2 08:33:21 CEST 2015

On 09/02/2015 10:37 AM, Ivan Markin wrote:
> I'm also not able to generate keys in 2.1.7 on my Gentoo machine. It
> generates Ed25519 without errors (a typo: GnuPG says that it would use
> Curve25519 for signature not Ed25519). Because there is no option to
> create Curve25519 at the beginning with Ed25519 one I'm trying to
> `addkey` later. Error seems to have same origins as Windows one:

This is different issue, I believe.

To create key for Curve25519 encryption, you need development version
of libgcrypt (from

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