key-signing for pseudonyms

Adrian 'Dagurashibanipal' von Bidder avbidder at
Mon May 17 09:40:09 CEST 2004

On Saturday 15 May 2004 08.05, Atom 'Smasher' wrote:

> what happens, though, when one uses a pseudonym, alias, or "hacker
> name" as the name in their pgp key?

My policy is: I only sign
 - photo ids where the photo matches the person
 - userids with full name

everything else doesn't really make sense for general keysignings.

There may be exceptions, these are considered on a case-by-case basis.

-- vbi

Das Menschenleben ist seltsam eingerichtet: Nach den Jahren der Last
hat man die Last der Jahre.
		-- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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