Re: GPG Key Signing <Pine.LNX.email@example.com>
>>"Ralf" == Ralf Treinen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Ralf> On Mon, Jul 02, 2001 at 11:06:49PM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> >>"Jimmy" == Jimmy Kaplowitz <email@example.com> writes:
Jimmy> Would you have a problem with common nicknames such as Jimmy,
Jimmy> or would you need to see documentation that Jimmy and James
Jimmy> were the same person? If you would need the documentation,
Jimmy> what sort of thing would you want to see?
>> Jimmy/James are acceptable social contractions/tranforms. I'd
Ralf> This might be the case for people with an American cultural background.
Ralf> People elsewhere in the world might have a doubt whether Jimmy is
Ralf> equivalent to James. I guess I wouldn't sign the key in this situation.
I did not imply that rules I may follow are meant to have
universal applicability. All ye mortals have my gracious permission
to do as ye wish, without concern for what I my do in your place.
Matter will be damaged in direct proportion to its value.
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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