UID revocation

Lee Evans lee@vital.co.uk
Wed Nov 6 02:16:02 2002

> It sounds like you only deleted the user ID (with the deluid
> command). You need to revoke the self-signature on the UID in
> question and then synchronize that with the keyserver. The UID will
> stay on your key, but it won't be considered valid, since it doesn't
> have a valid self-signature. (The self-signature it has is revoked.)

Thanks - I did that. So what's the point in the deluid then? :)

Lee Evans