Revocation certificates

Robert J. Hansen rjh at
Fri Jan 29 06:35:38 CET 2010

On 01/28/2010 10:44 PM, Richard Geddes wrote:
> Generating a revocation certificate as soon as you generate your key
> pair is a wise thing to do, in case you lose control of your passphrase
> ... I did that.

Good!  :)

> My question is, if I edit my key pair... let's say I add a new uid to my
> key pair... do I need to generate a new revocation certificate or will
> the original revocation certificate work on the modified key pair?

The original revocation certificate will work on the modified key pair.

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