[guardian-dev] Getting keys into your keyring with Gnu Privacy Guard for Android

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at guardianproject.info
Thu Jan 16 09:28:55 EST 2014


Thanks for the correction, I updated it.  Did you look at all at using NFC to
set up a bluetooth connection for transmitting the whole key?  That is
apparently the recommended way to do it on Android, but I haven't tried it yet.

.hc

On 01/16/2014 04:34 AM, Dominik Schürmann wrote:
> Hey Hans,
> 
> nice writeup, and thanks for mentioning our project "OpenPGP Keychain".
> 
> A small correction: We are transmitting the whole key via NFC not just
> the ID. In my tests this worked without problems, but I have to admit
> that large keys take some time to transmit while you have to hold both
> devices together the whole time.
> 
> Tech details (could be interesting): We registrered the mime type
> "application/pgp-keys" for NDEF_DISCOVERED (see
> https://github.com/dschuermann/openpgp-keychain/blob/master/OpenPGP-Keychain/AndroidManifest.xml#L266).
> If you use the same mime type, it should be possible to share keys from
> GPG4Android to OpenPGP Keychain and vice versa.
> 
> Regards
> Dominik
> 
> On 01/15/2014 10:46 PM, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>>
>> I finally published on this howto that I had in the works.  It covers all the
>> ways to import OpenPGP keys and keyrings using Gnu Privacy Guard on Android:
>>
>> https://guardianproject.info/2013/12/06/getting-keys-into-your-keyring-with-gpg-for-android/
>>
>> Questions, comments, feedback appreciated!
>>
>> .hc
>>
>>
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