Best practices for obtaining a new GPG certificate

Mark azbigdogs at
Fri Mar 19 23:24:51 CET 2021

It "does and it doesn't" I have some that were created in Kleopatra and
then imported into Thunderbird 78. As for creating them, no.... You
don't get to choose any options when generating ECC keys.

On 3/19/2021 12:33 AM, Robert J. Hansen via Gnupg-users wrote:
>> The next default is ECC (ed25519+cv25519) which is supported by most
>> OpenPGP implementations.  Only if you have a need to communicate with
>> some niche implementaions you need to use rsa3072.
> Last I checked, Thunderbird 78 did not support ed25519+cv25519 keys.
> That's not a niche implementation.
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