How to apply a revocation certificate?

Werner Koch
Sun, 3 Oct 1999 19:15:43 +0200

Florian Jenn <> writes:

> `gpg --import < certificate' did produce some promising output:
> gpg: key 3D887E44: revocation certificate imported
> gpg: Total number processed: 1
> gpg: new key revocations: 1
> Yet I'm still able to encrypt to this key and `gpg --with-colon --list-keys'
> doesn't show `r' in the second field (according to doc/DETAILS).
Yes, you found a bug. I'm going to fix this soon. Thanks -- Werner Koch at keyid 621CC013