[Gnuk-users] GnuPG text "menu" for ECC curves

NIIBE Yutaka gniibe at fsij.org
Wed Aug 2 21:38:52 UTC 2017

Hello, Jan,

Jan Suhr | Nitrokey <jan at nitrokey.com> writes:
> Your latest Gnuk supports various ECC curves but their usage with GnuPG
> 2.1 is not very comfortable yet. Do you plan to add the ECC curves to
> GnuPG's text menu for easy selection during key generation? Perhaps,
> there is a ticket for this change already?

Yes, this is the ticket:


Currently, GnuPG team's focus is bug fixes only, for forthcoming GnuPG
2.2.  I'm afraid this won't be in 2.2.

Another issue is Ed25519/X25519 is not yet in the specification of V3.3.

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