Re: Primary subkey subpacket

Timo Schulz <twoaday@freakmail.de> Wed, 14 August 2002 16:32 UTC

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From: Timo Schulz <twoaday@freakmail.de>
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Subject: Re: Primary subkey subpacket
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On Wed Aug 14 2002; 14:27, disastry@saiknes.lv wrote:

> > which is placed on the self signature to force the implementation
                           ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
[snip]
> where do you want to place it?

In the self signature.


> I think it may be better to put this in userid self sig
> (this would allow different subkeys for different userids),
> but then format can't be like "primary user id" (5.2.3.19.) subpacket,

Yes, I see this is a problem. The easiest solution would be to put
it in a signature which is part of the public key to have a non-ambiguous
assignment.


        Timo