lone option? Docs issue

Dave Pawson dave.pawson at gmail.com
Tue Jan 6 12:38:10 CET 2015

Thanks (sorry for the typo). I was expecting it to link
to the option (same or alternate document) rather than
having to use a man page?


On 6 January 2015 at 11:24, Daniel Kahn Gillmor <dkg at fifthhorseman.net> wrote:
> On 01/06/2015 05:08 AM, Dave Pawson wrote:
>> https://www.gnupg.org/documentation/manuals/gnupg/Operational-GPG-Commands.html#Operational-GPG-Commands
>> the --list-sigs option has a statement
>> " "X" for an eXpired signature (see --ask-cert-expire),"
>> I can find no documentation for '--ask-certo-expire'
>> Is this an omission or error?
> if you're looking for --ask-certo-expire, then you won't find it :)
> but if that's just a typo in the e-mail and you're actually looking for
> --ask-cert-expire, you can find it in the gpg(1) manpage:
>   --ask-cert-expire
>   --no-ask-cert-expire
>     When  making  a key signature, prompt for an expiration time. If
>     this option is  not  specified,  the  expiration  time  set  via
>     --default-cert-expire  is  used.  --no-ask-cert-expire  disables
>     this option.
> hth,
>         --dkg

Dave Pawson
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