force-v3-sigs [was: Re: per-user data signatures]
Daniel Kahn Gillmor
dkg at fifthhorseman.net
Fri Sep 24 19:25:18 CEST 2010
On 09/24/2010 01:17 PM, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
> The attached patch clarifies things to my current understanding of them
> (but i might be wrong!)
hrm. g10/options.skel contains the following:
>> # By default GnuPG creates version 3 signatures for data files. This
>> # is not strictly OpenPGP compliant but PGP 6 and most versions of PGP
>> # 7 require them. To disable this behavior, you may use this option
>> # or --openpgp.
Now i'm extra confused.
Removing the force-v3-sigs line from my gpg.conf enabled me to make a v4
but the above text seems to suggest that i need to *add* an option to
make that happen.
at any rate, shouldn't the use of contradictory options (e.g.
--sig-notation with --force-v3-sigs) raise an error or a warning to the
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