Private Key Backwards Compatibility - PGP

This is a discussion on Private Key Backwards Compatibility - PGP ; -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 How far is a PGP 8.0 key backwards compatible? -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: PGP 8.0 Comment: My Key: 6ACE DC2C 4C5A 9911 96F3 DDEB C7EC A953 ADE5 0951 iQIVAwUBPxndcMfsqVOt5QlRAQIeLhAAhC6bey7tY7PtsUqnla estDMrO4LyCO3A PlxhW8e73yBJ5Y1glbJ0vc/W90jLLrxRCXvl+FO/dQl3lhYvjDgO3FZG/rgN30uC qvzpxzFYaWSvWKB7U0n5/3Ny3h9+E7tBRRcEosYpcprtrqQGIyTJ8KDuhVI0kxyU NXesUZGd8/EHfi8GKbzoN3tmzQ4fb9q6acEMLohWVTktGogP9nt4uNe+syn+ Kva1 ...

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  1. Private Key Backwards Compatibility

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    How far is a PGP 8.0 key backwards compatible?

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  2. Re: Private Key Backwards Compatibility

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    "Jason Tik" wrote in
    news:vhjn707h61ko29@corp.supernews.com:

    > How far is a PGP 8.0 key backwards compatible?


    Depending on what key you generated in PGP 8.0, all the way back to
    2.6.2. See http://www.mccune.cc/PGPpage2.htm#NewKeys

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