Re: Signing my package using pgp
On Thu, Oct 26, 2000 at 01:08:13PM +1300, Michael Beattie wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 26, 2000 at 10:54:31AM +1100, Anand Kumria wrote:
> > The restriction on additions I can understand by why the restriction on
> > updates?
> I may be wrong there, lets make it an AFAIK.
> > At least one problem I can see with that is that those who are migrating
> > over to GPG keys will send an update of the PGP key which is signed by
> > their new key. Having the chain of trust in the keyring would be helpful.
> I didnt think you could sign an RSA with a DSA. (that pgp would understand
You can but PGP will complain about unsupported packet types. Eventually it
will corrupt your public keyring. GPG will do the signing in both directions
without corrupting things.