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Re: Verisign

On Sun, Sep 12, 1999 at 11:05:21PM +0200, Juli-Manel Merino Vidal wrote:
> I asked some time ago about signing my own pgp key. Somebody said me
> to use verisign, but it's not free. Or is it ?
> Maybe if I use the 'free trial' it's enought to become a developer ?

At this point you should use gpg, not pgp.  The only dependency we have
left on pgp is the voting system and gecko has already been working on
getting rid of that one.

What you need to do with pgp is pgp -ks <your id>, to make sure it's
signed by yourself (preventing forged keyid's from being added to your

If you use gpg as I suggest, this will be a non-issue because gpg always
self-signs keys.  =>

Joseph Carter <knghtbrd@debian.org>             Debian GNU/Linux developer
GnuPG: 2048g/3F9C2A43 - 20F6 2261 F185 7A3E 79FC  44F9 8FF7 D7A3 DCF9 DAB3
PGP 2.6: 2048R/50BDA0ED - E8 D6 84 81 E3 A8 BB 77  8E E2 29 96 C9 44 5F BE
<Knghtbrd> hardcopy is for wussies
<Topher> computer program listings....next, on HardCopy

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