Changing expire date resets custom key prefs, a bug in GnuPG 1.2.1 ?

David Shaw
Wed Dec 4 19:22:03 2002

On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 04:18:54PM +0100, Malte Gell wrote:

> The expire date was okay, but the key prefs I made were lost and set 
> back to the default  S7 ..etc... H3 H2 Z2 Z1 ! I strongly suppose this 
> might be a bug in GnuPG ?
> So if one uses custom key prefs and changes the expire date later after 
> changing the key prefs those key prefs might be reset to the default 
> values ? Happened to mewith GnuPG 1.2.1 (GNU/Linux).

Yes, this is a bug.  It will be fixed in 1.2.2.


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