Different passwords for subkeys

Deacon Symeon fcn-bel2 at noon.org
Fri Jul 18 18:22:31 CEST 2014

On 07/16/2014 09:24 PM, Phillip Susi wrote:
> I would like to protect the master key with a password that is different
> from that used on the daily use subkey....

I take the Low Road and use two different key rings, the "master" key
ring in a non-default location ("gpg --homedir /path/to/master ...").
Changing the password on the master ring only affects that ring.

/Fr. Symeon

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