[1.4.0] hidden recipient vs. ID 00000000

Bernd Eckenfels lists at lina.inka.de
Fri Jan 28 20:48:48 CET 2005

On Fri, Jan 28, 2005 at 03:56:40PM +0100, Janos.Farkas-lists+priv-#RVXrkLgxX70*-gpg-dev at lists.xeon.eu.org wrote:
> On 2005-01-27 at 15:07:33, David Shaw wrote:
> > Try the attached patch.  It changes the "no keyid" case to all FFs
> > instead of zeroes.  All FFs is as good as all zeroes here, especially
> > since all zeroes is reserved.
> It's definitely less disturbing now, thanks! :)

Is all-FF keyid a valid one? If yes this patch does not make it any better.
Ie. it makes normal handling worse. Special values and in-band signalling
sux pretty often.


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