Overwrite the existing key
Mon, 18 Sep 2000 14:46:12 +0200
On Mon, 18 Sep 2000, Sasa Danicic wrote:
> presume that user AAA has got BBB's public key in his keyring. In case
> that BBB decide to change its public key from some reason, what's
> happend when AAA want to import BBB's new/changed public key?
A new key will be appended to the keyring, a modified key will be
merged with the existing key. A new key is a newly generated key
(i.e. one where the key parameters are different), a chnaged key
simply has new signatures on it.
Werner Koch GnuPG key: 621CC013
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