Crypto.PublicKey.RSA.error: Plaintext too large
abra9823 at mail.usyd.edu.au
Wed Aug 4 00:28:55 CEST 2004
Peter Hansen wrote:
> Ajay Brar wrote:
>> I am getting an error - Crypto.PublicKey.RSA.error: Plaintext too
>> large - when verifying the signature of a document.
>> What i am doing is - the document and the signature are downloaded
>> off the net, my verify script then connects to a server and obtains a
>> public key. It then uses the public key to verify the signature.
>> The whole thing works fine when i do the same thing in the
>> interactive interpreter. Its only when i download the files and
>> obtain the public key from the server and then verify, that i get the
>> above error.
>> any suggesstions...ideas???
> Carriage Return/Line Feed problems? Or trailing newline problems?
thats what i am going to investigate now. But even if there were
trailing newline or carriage return characters, shouldn't the verify
return false instead of giving the error.
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