Odd key

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Wed Feb 9 15:38:30 CET 2000

On Wed, 9 Feb 2000, Remi Guyomarch wrote:

> Wed Jul 29 09:14:41 1998 < Wed Jul 29 11:28:00 1998
> The signature's timestamp is earlier than the public key's timestamp, which
> is a bit odd. But since timestamps can't be trusted anyway, maybe GPG should
> just print a warning ?

You can trust that the person how did the signature or created the key
used this timestamp.  But sure, it is trivial to chnage the system

The CVS version STABLE-BRANCH-1-0 has now the option
--ignore-time-conflict.  I have not tested it yet, please tell me if
it works.


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