implications of subkeys?

Nick Andriash
Wed Feb 27 00:16:02 2002

Hello Frank Tobin,

On Tuesday, February 26 2002 at 12:00 PM PDT, you wrote:

> This allows you to stay keep your web of trust, and you simply create
> a new subkey.

You mention subkeys are signed, then if one revokes a subkey, he/she
will lose all the signatures on it, correct? If that is the case, then I
do not understand how that maintains your web of trust?

Nick Andriash
Courtenay, B.C. Canada