Help me on CommandLine Key Deletion in GPG 1.0.7
wk at gnupg.org
Thu Jul 25 10:03:02 CEST 2002
On Wed, 24 Jul 2002 10:20:35 +0800, Enzo Michelangeli said:
> Perhaps to avoid ruinous bulk deletion of secret keys by mistake (e.g.,
> Actually, I never liked substring matching much: I would prefer exact
> matching (the one triggered by the leading "=") to be the default behaviour,
PGP dis it this way and for list keys it makes sense.
> issues. Nevertheless, at least for batch mode, I would recommend to use
> exact matching as the default.
This is a good idea but we can take it even further and require the
use of a fingerprint which should uniqly identify a key. I'll change
this for batch mode.
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