Selecting signing key

David Shaw
Tue Jul 24 19:03:02 2001

On Tue, Jul 24, 2001 at 11:31:15AM -0500, John Goerzen wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a key with two subkeys that are available for signing. I wish
> occasionally to select a specific key to use for signing -- either my
> "master" key (a 1024D key) or one of the subkeys. I cannot figure out
> how to force it to use a master key for signing files or keys. Hints?
> Anytime I specify 8A1D9A1F as the key to use with signing (ie with
> -u), it will use one of the subkeys.
Try gpg -u 8A1D9A1F! Note the exclamation point at the end (which you might have to quote so your shell doesn't get to it). David -- David Shaw | | WWW +---------------------------------------------------------------------------+ "There are two major products that come out of Berkeley: LSD and UNIX. We don't believe this to be a coincidence." - Jeremy S. Anderson