Paper backup

Paolo Bolzoni paolo.bolzoni.brown at
Tue Apr 26 09:38:38 CEST 2016

On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 4:38 PM, Dashamir Hoxha <dashohoxha at> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 4:01 PM, Robert J. Hansen <rjh at>
> wrote:
> But once you have to split the data and QR-encode it, it doesn't make much
> difference whether you have 2 pages of output or 8 pages. So, it doesn't
> make sense
> reducing the output, and it doesn't make sense using Paperkey anymore. At
> this point
> Paperkey only makes things more complex, instead of making them simpler.

Just don't forget that any machine-readable format like QR should put
togheter with a human readable one. Because your cannot be sure how
easy it to read a QR when you need it.

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