Meaning of "text user ID's"?

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at
Wed Jan 4 14:56:43 CET 2017

On 01/04/2017 02:53 PM, Peter Lebbing wrote:
> So how come that the jpeg image is about to be signed as well? What does "TEXT
> user ID" mean? I would have expected only the other UID's to be signed. Is this
> a bug in my head or in the code?

What gives you the indication that the UAT is about to be signed? (can
try it and not save/delete public key without publishing to see actual

Kristian Fiskerstrand
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