Deleting obsolete uids

Huels, Ralf KSV
19 Jul 2000 11:22:42 +0200

JFTR: I wanted to send the following to the list, but by mistake sent 
it to Werner directly instead:

| > > OpenPGP has a solution to this: You revoke the self-signature on
| > > the key. Then, and OpenPGP compliant program would report that
| > > UID as being no longer valid.
| <...>
| > I did a few test and really, GnuPG does not display that this
| > signature is revoked.
| Umm. --check-sigs shows a line starting with "!rev", doesn´t it?
To spare Werner the need to repeat his reply in public as well, he wrote that he thinks that that is not enough and that he is working on better output for this case. Tschuess, Ralf