[jdev] JEP-0027 (OpenPGP) implementation question
Juan Antonio Gómez Moriano
moriano.jabber at gmail.com
Sat Mar 4 14:25:34 CST 2006
Hello to all.
I'm making a Jabber client whose main "important" thing is that it
implements the JEP-0027 (Current usage of OpenPGP in Jabber), i already
know properly the protocol, and i have read the JEP-0027
The question is that the document does not specify very clear (IMHO) how
to perform the key exchange it says : "All keys are exchanged using
OpenPGP key servers, and usually are retrieved when a signed <presence/>
stanza is received (key retrieval does not happen in-band)." The thing
is : how do i know in which server is the key of the person i am
Also it would be great also if someone can give me an opinion about
using GnuPG for doing this: I am doing all the development in JAVA and i
will prefer to avoid using an "external program" (as GnuPG).
Apart from that, I have been doing some testing with encryption over
jabber by using the own Jabber server to exchange the keys (just to
check that i did the encryption part properly, and it worked, using RSA
THANKS in advance.
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