On Tue, Sep 17, 2002 at 09:58:29AM -0500, Steve Langasek wrote: > > > Who told you that it was ok to use a scanned ID? Scanned IDs should only > > > be used in EXTREME cases: e.g., you live on the wrong end of a continent, > > > or you cannot travel freely across national borders to meet developers. > > > Even if there are no other developers in your town, there are enough > > > German developers that it should be possible for you to find someone > > > willing to meet with you if you try. > > My advocate told me that this would be possible. So, I have to drive > > lots of kilometres to get my key signed? What is so bad about a signed > > and scanned ID? > Is driving some kilometers really too much to ask of someone we will be > trusting with root access to the machines of every Debian user? Believe > me, compared to a pleasant road trip, there will be times as a developer > when you feel you have wasted much more for much less gain. :) > Nah, but right now it isn't that easy coz I don't have a car at the moment and there is no station in this damn city. So, I could contact the guy next to me again. That would solve one problem. But what about the AM not responding to my email anymore? Cheers, Arvid -- .''`. [Arvid Warnecke] [ Arvid@Nostalgix.Org ] [PGP-Subject: get pgp key] : :' : [IRC madhatter] [ http://www.nostalgix.org ] [Phone: 05323/715724] `. `' Linux 2.4.19 i686 XFree86 Version 220.127.116.11 Uptime: 1 day, 22:00 `-- BOFH #220: Someone thought The Big Red Button was a light switch.
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