Comparison of RSA vs elliptical keys

Stefan Claas sac at
Thu May 14 23:01:26 CEST 2020

Werner Koch wrote:
> On Wed, 13 May 2020 15:09, Stefan Claas said:
> > defaults to cv25519... (and does not need to generate a UID for
> > privacy reasons, simply fantastic!)
> And willfully violating the the standard.  Not requiring a user id was
> bug in PGP 2 and fixed more than 25 years about with PGP 2.6.3in.

With all due respect, do you think when Hagrid and even good old SKS
key servers supports this feature that people would not applaud you if
you would consider including it in GnuPG too and reflecting it in the
respective RFC?

At least, the 'P' in OpenPGP and in the name GnuPG stands for privacy.

Best regards

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