Revoking Keys

Charly Avital shavital at
Sun Jul 10 14:09:56 CEST 2005

Upload the revocation certificates to a keyserver. They will be
disseminated to other keyservers automatically.


Graham wrote the following on 7/10/05 7:22 AM:
> Recently I generated some keypairs with their relevant revocation 
> certificates, but was not able to save my new keyrings before the PC 
> crashed :-(
> I am therefore dependent on using an old keyring without these new keys 
> plus the revocation certificates.  I am not clear exactly how to revoke 
> the keys I've generated and now have lost.  I've looked up the man 
> pages and the html howto but they just refer to generating a revocation 
> certificate and use
> revuid
> But how do I revoke keys on the keyserver so I can generate new ones?

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