[Dshield] E-mail verification request from pgp.com?

Jean-Pierre Schwickerath dshield at hilotec.net
Tue Oct 4 15:38:21 GMT 2005

> Meanwhile, how important is it to have my signature available on the
> public servers?

AFAIK the main purpose of public keyservers is that someone who trusts
you can publish your key with his/her signature and thus allow the
concept of "web of trust" to exist. 
Moreover you need a central place to publish revocation lists. 

So there *is* a need for these public servers. 



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