Re: ITP: debian-backports-keyring -- GnuPG archive key of the backports.org repository
On Sun, 22 Jun 2008, Francesco Poli wrote:
> OK, that said, if you wanted to modify a public key (in order to obtain
> something else), what form would you use for making modifications?
> I think the preferred form would be the one in which the GPG public key
> is distributed by keyservers or some other equivalent form (which may
> be losslessly obtained from the distribution form).
Wouldn't the preferred form for modification be the number that's used to
generate both the private and public key?