[Q] Multiple signing keys

Werner Koch wk@gnupg.org
Thu May 15 15:01:02 2003

On 15 May 2003 03:42:15 -0400, Dennis Lambe said:

> Yes.  This I already knew.  What I'm curious about is whether it's
> possible to use a subkey to sign /other people's/ keys.

No.  An old buggy version of GnuPG accidently did this, so you might
find a very few signatures which won't verify anymore.

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