problem with forgotten passphrase, no revocation certificate available.

markus reichelt ml at
Thu Jun 5 09:38:54 CEST 2008

* Faramir < at> wrote:

> >    So, here is the question: Can that public key cause problems,
> > if I associate another key with the same email account?

>   I have good news (good for me at least): I checked the gpg
> installed in my USB flash memory, and I found the private key (or
> at least, the private subkeys for that key), and since I had not
> forgotten that passphrase, I could revoke the key.

well, next time give a chance ;p

>   Anyway, I still would like to know the answers for these
>   questions...

Nope, cos it's about key IDs, not about email addressed used.

left blank, right bald
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