Using ECC keys in GPG - why is this still deprecated?

Chrrles Paul charles.paul at
Fri Mar 13 16:54:54 PDT 2015

Probably because their implementation is still experimental and
"hidden".  If people want to use ECC keys then use 2.1.

On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 3:32 PM, Mike Ingle <mike at> wrote:
> Why is GPG so reluctant to let you use ECC keys? Is it just a backward
> compatibility thing, or are they not trusted yet?

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