Sun Sep 21 01:17:03 2003
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On Sat, Sep 20, 2003 at 04:10:01PM -0700, Alan Batie wrote:
> I'm having a problem trying to fiddle with my keys and do some updating:
> I want to change my primary from firstname.lastname@example.org to email@example.com, but
> it won't seem to do it:
> Command> uid 3
> pub 1024R/9AED0825 created: 1996-02-06 expires: never trust: u=
> (1). firstname.lastname@example.org
> (2) Alan Batie <email@example.com>
> (3)* firstname.lastname@example.org
> (4) email@example.com
> Command> primary
> gpg: skipping v3 self-signature on user id "firstname.lastname@example.org"
> gpg: skipping v3 self-signature on user id "Alan Batie <email@example.com=
> gpg: skipping v3 self-signature on user id "firstname.lastname@example.org"
> gpg: skipping v3 self-signature on user id "email@example.com"
> Command> save
> Key not changed so no update needed.
You have PGP 2.x-style user IDs. The "primary" command only works
with OpenPGP user IDs.
You can upgrade your key if you like. Do "gpg --expert --edit-key",
and enter "sign". GnuPG will ask you if you want to upgrade. Say
Note that by upgrading, your key will no longer be importable into PGP
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.3.3-cvs (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Key available at http://www.jabberwocky.com/david/keys.asc
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----