can algorithm preferences be changed?

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Sep 22 11:57:04 CEST 1998

Brian Warner <warner at> writes:

> Now, after importing the 5.0 key I went to change the uid (to add the "home"
> comment). To do this, I had to create a new uid then delete the old one. Now
> the preferences have gone away completely:
> Command> pref
> pub  1024D/D139CC4C  created: 1998-04-25 expires: never      trust: f/u
> (1)  Brian Warner (home) <warner at>

I found the bug:  The preferences are correctly stored in the keyrings
but the trustdb is out of sync (the preferences are stored there for
easier access).

I have to fix this.


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