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Re: [Debconf-discuss] DebConf14: Last call for keys for keysigning in Portland, Oregon, USA

On Tue, 2014-08-19 16:12:00 +0100, Jonathan McDowell wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 15, 2014 at 01:27:28AM +0200, Aníbal Monsalve Salazar wrote:
>> As part of the 15th Debian Conference in Portland, Oregon, USA there
>> will be OpenPGP (pgp/gpg) keysignings.  If you intend to participate in
>> the DebConf14 keysignings, please send your ascii armored public key as
>> explained at [0] no later than 23:59 UTC/Zulu on Monday 18th of August,
>> 2014.
>> We are a few days away from the deadline!
>> Some statistics are below.
>> · At this point in time, there are 79 keys in the DebConf14 keyring:
>>       6  1024D
> I can think of no good reason to be including these keys in the DC14
> keysigning and in fact believe that it is actively harmful for us to be
> encouraging people to continue propagating the use of 1024 bit keys. I
> hope that all 6 keys are from people who have also generated larger
> keys, but even if they're not I would like to request that they are
> removed from the DC14 keysigning keyring.
> People, move to larger keys. Yesterday. keyring-maint has been banging
> this drum for some time. DebConf is the perfect time to make sure your
> new key is well linked with the rest of Debian.

I'll remove all 1024D keys.

If someone has a good reason to object, please do so ASAP.

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