Seeking clarification with a few GPG concepts

Hauke Laging mailinglisten at
Wed Aug 13 12:37:38 CEST 2014

Am Mi 13.08.2014, 12:23:24 schrieb Peter Lebbing:

> > Can she add a new UID of the same name "Alice <uid2 at>" to
> > her gpg key again?
> I'm pretty sure that, yes, you can.

Give it a try...

> practice, you'll usually see that it will be encrypted to the last
> created non-expired key.

Not the last created but the last self-signed one (may differ e.g. after 

Crypto für alle:
OpenPGP: 7D82 FB9F D25A 2CE4 5241 6C37 BF4B 8EEF 1A57 1DF5
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