Auto Key Refresh

David Shaw
Mon Jul 28 03:13:01 2003

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On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 05:33:04PM +0200, Mads Laursen wrote:
> On 13/07/03 10.18, David Shaw wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 10, 2003 at 08:38:42AM -0500, Mark H. Wood wrote:
> [snip]
> > Note that the "list of best places to refresh" already exists in
> > OpenPGP:
> [snip]
> That sound great, excuse me if I've failed to RTFM, but I cannot see
> how to set this option using gpg. Is that possible, and if so, how?

It's not a currently supported feature in GnuPG.  There are still a
few questions on how it can be implemented in a safe way.

> Also, is it wise to change the preferences for userids, to match the
> options provided by the current version of gpg (and is there a clever
> way to do this for several userids (same key))?

It is not necessary, but if you want to, the trick is to use
--edit-key, and then "updpref".  That will do all userids in one step.


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