My key expired, do I need to revoke
Sun Aug 4 12:52:02 2002
David Shaw <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Sat, Aug 03, 2002 at 12:11:48PM +0100, Sean Rima wrote:
>> My GPG key expired during July (I was on holiday then hospital). I am
>> going to generate a new secret pair but was wondering if I should send
>> an revoke to the pgp key servers.
> The OpenPGP standard allows you to extend the expiration date of your
The format allows it, but implementations may enforce strict
expiration. Behavior of implementations is mostly outside the scope
of RFC 2440(bis).
Florian Weimer Weimer@CERT.Uni-Stuttgart.DE
University of Stuttgart http://CERT.Uni-Stuttgart.DE/people/fw/
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