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Re: Suggestions for e-mail client:

On Sat, 2006-09-30 at 10:14 +0100, Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Friday 29 September 2006 23:13, Ric Moore wrote:
> > On Fri, 2006-09-29 at 13:56 -0700, David Boles wrote:
> > > How many keyservers do you have Kmail scan? All kerservers claim to have
> > > all keys. Most do not although they are supposed to share them. One of
> > > the most reliable keyservers I have found is this one.
> >
> > I have never had occasion to use a key. If there enough benefit in
> > having one that I should look into getting one? I think I may have had
> > one way back when, but never used it for anything. Thanx for any
> > replies, Ric
> >
> Ric, I started using a key when I started getting complaints from people that 
> I was sending them spam.  I tried telling them about spoofing, and telling 
> them how to read the headers to check that it originated from my address, but 
> that was too complex for most of them.  Spammers don't have my key, so can't 
> sign the message.

Can they still spoof you though, couldn't they? I wonder if any of my
old keys still exist or is there a statute of limitations? How would I
check and/or are they assigned to an old email box? Or to me,
personally? If I don't, how do I get a key?  Ric
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
...the Sin of Ignorance, and 
...the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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