Should gpg always generate a revocation cert?

Werner Koch
Mon Sep 22 16:48:01 2003

On Mon, 22 Sep 2003 05:52:16 -0700,   said:

> a possible solution might be to have the default setting be to generate
> the revocation certificate as the key is created, 
> and have the revocation certificate encrypted symmetrically to the same
> passphrase as the key,

A very common rwason to issue a recovation is a forgotten
passphrase. Hmmm.

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