gpgsm and expired certificates

Werner Koch wk at
Sun Oct 27 08:07:41 CET 2013

On Sat, 26 Oct 2013 22:03, oub at said:

> know by the date of the certificate which certificate to use for which
> message?
>     -  old for old messages

Note, that there is no need for a certificate for decryption - only the
private key is required.  The certificate is only used to show some meta

>     -  the new for the new messages

Expired certificates are not used and thus a now valid one will be used.



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