Update FAQ about revocation certificates?
stefan.claas at posteo.de
Thu Nov 8 18:34:03 CET 2018
On Thu, 8 Nov 2018 15:21:58 +0000, Damien Goutte-Gattat via Gnupg-users
> Hi GnuPG folks,
> The current version of the FAQ recommends creating a revocation
> certificate at several places.
> § 7.17
> "We recommend you create a revocation certificate immediately
> after generating a new GnuPG certificate."
> § 8.5
> "What should I do after making my certificate?
> Generate a revocation certificate"
> § 10
> "What are some common best practices?
> [...] Generate a revocation certificate"
O.k. i have an example, which happened a while
ago to me... [stupid me]
I forgot the passphrase of my key but had a revocation
certificate stored in a save place. I renovated my
apartment and accidentally threw away the box
in which the revocation cert was stored... :-(
How would you procede now?
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