Key types

Key types

Post by John Aw » Thu, 26 Jun 2003 23:16:58



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Is there any benefit to using the RSA keytype? I've noticed the
signatures are longer

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Key types

Post by Otto Syko » Fri, 27 Jun 2003 02:00:40


with the 'legacy RSA' key type, you can also communicate with peopel
who use the older versions of PGP, e.g. 2.6.x on DOS or EPOC etc.

Otto Sykora