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Re: Bug#503096: ITP: alpaca -- GnuPG file handling for Emacs

On October 26, 2008 at 3:34PM +0000,
rswarbrick (at googlemail.com) wrote:

> > `alpaca' uses symmetric encryption with "--cipher-algo AES" for a
> > new *.gpg file by default, while I haven't found an easy way to
> > customizet EasyPG.
> >
> Anyway, the point of this post: gpg's default symmetric encryption
> algorithm is CAST5 [1]. Looking through the epg code, I agree that there
> isn't currently a way to customise this.
> However, I'm sure that the epg maintainers would be interested in
> patches and/or further discussion about this. Maybe you should take the
> topic to their mailing list?

This is now discussed with the EasyPG author at Debian BTS here:


Tatsuya Kinoshita

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