Bill Jonas on Fri, 12 Jan 2001 09:17:39 -0500

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On Fri, Jan 12, 2001 at 08:04:37AM -0500, beldon wrote:
> Fortunately, I had the foresight to back up my revocation certificate, and 
> now I need to use it.
> Any pointers?  How do I revoke on the public key servers?

If you don't still have your public key, download it from a key server.
Then import the revocation cert from a file, just like you would import
someone's public key from a file.  Then re-upload your public key.

See also <>.  (Depending on
how the files were deleted, it *may* be possible to recover some of them.)

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