Global Directory signatures (was Re: GPG wants to check trustdb every day)

Johan Wevers johanw at
Wed Dec 29 15:51:11 CET 2004

David Shaw wrote:

>> another possibility might be an option to purge expired sigs from a local
>> keyring.

>This is essentially the same as not exporting expired sigs to
>keyservers.  It doesn't work well for the reasons I mentioned in the
>last email, though it might work well enough to slow the problem down.

But it would at least keep your local keyring clean. You'd need to
reissue the command after each key update though.

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