Tilde (~) in valid email address

Hauke Laging mailinglisten at hauke-laging.de
Sat Feb 14 11:54:47 CET 2015

Am Fr 13.02.2015, 19:54:44 schrieb @bitmessage.ch:
> When generating a uid for a key using gpg2 (2.0.25), and attempting to
> input an email address containing a tilde (~), I receive an invalid
> email error. There seems to be no way I can find to bypass this
> restriction, and use my "invalid" email.

You need --allow-freeform-uid to disable this check.

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