self signed keys

Johan Wevers johanw at
Wed Aug 14 11:22:47 CEST 2013

On 14-08-2013 11:09, Axel Braun wrote:

>> AFAIK it is not required, just common practice.
> Really? I recently had a key which I was unable to import due to missing self-
> signature. Just with the option --allow-non-selfsigned-uid it was possible

GnuPG can be picky about trust issues but that's no requirement.

ir. J.C.A. Wevers
PGP/GPG public keys at

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