doc: Clarify that delkey deletes public keys.
authorJustus Winter <justus@g10code.com>
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:40:16 +0000 (15:40 +0100)
committerJustus Winter <justus@g10code.com>
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:42:35 +0000 (15:42 +0100)
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GnuPG-bug-id: 2878
Signed-off-by: Justus Winter <justus@g10code.com>
doc/gpg.texi

index e02c5c1..469e548 100644 (file)
@@ -930,7 +930,8 @@ signing.
   @opindex keyedit:delkey
   Remove a subkey (secondary key). Note that it is not possible to retract
   a subkey, once it has been send to the public (i.e. to a keyserver).  In
-  that case you better use @code{revkey}.
+  that case you better use @code{revkey}.  Also note that this only
+  deletes the public part of a key.
 
   @item revkey
   @opindex keyedit:revkey