How to change trust model

David Shaw dshaw at
Wed May 11 00:21:38 CEST 2005

On Wed, May 11, 2005 at 12:16:03AM +0200, Per Tunedal Casual wrote:

> Scenario:
> A new user has to quickly download keys to his contacts. The keys are
> signed by a mutually trusted CA.
> How can he get valid keys to use trusting the CA, rather than having
> to check  and sign each of them?

You don't need trust signatures or any special trust models for this.
If you trust the CA, sign the CA key.  If the CA has signed your
contacts, then you're done.  The contact keys are now valid.


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