[Pkg-gnupg-maint] Bug#672658: please show the digest algorithm as a string in --list-packets

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Thu May 24 09:03:19 UTC 2012

On Wed, 23 May 2012 19:56, pkern at debian.org said:

> Indeed I do know how to decipher it[0].  However Debian did place an emphasis
> on using SHA256 instead of SHA1 (or MD5 for that matter) for signatures and
> providing a bit more visibility would've been helpful.

I changed the colon listing to also print this information:

  16. Field:  For sig records, this is the used hash algorithm:
                  2 = SHA-1
                  8 = SHA-256
              (for other id's see include/cipher.h)

uid:f::::1199120023::F5B[....]A6D767FBC789FF8A8::Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org>:
sig:!::17:F2AD85AC1E42B367:1199118890::::Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org>:13x:::::11:
sig:!::17:F2AD85AC1E42B367:1320686936::::Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org>:18x:::::8:

(11 is SHA-224)

Done for master and the 2.0 branch.



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