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Re: Turn Tarsnap key into mnemonic phrase

> The tarsnap.key would not be a *short* mnemonic phrase

Ah I didn't think of that. It looks like Bitcoin's BIP39 requires 12
words to store a 128-bit key, so 192 words for Tarsnap's key would make
it a bit pointless.

> IMO, it is easier to (securely) backup the actual tarsnap.key file.
> Use multiple media types per best practice for any important backup.

I'll stick to doing this.

Thanks again for the advice,