his public key is 5 monitors high, and her same key is 1 ?

Robert J. Hansen rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Fri Jan 24 15:09:13 CET 2014

On 1/24/2014 8:42 AM, Pete Stephenson wrote:
> As far as I can tell, the two major factors that affect the size of
> public keys are:
> 1. Key length. (That is, a 4096-bit key will be larger than a 2048-bit
> or 1024-bit key.)
> 2. Number of signatures on the key. A brand-new key will be
> considerably shorter than one that has accumulated numerous signatures
> from other people.

Don't forget photo IDs, which can massively expand the size of a

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