Re: PGP fingerprints in CREDITS file?

Linus Torvalds (
Thu, 16 May 1996 11:22:41 +0300 (EET DST)

On Wed, 15 May 1996, Warner Losh wrote:
> >(*) PGP _should_ use a escape sequence, but using a single-character one (and
> PGP picked the *STANDARD* quoting convention for digest messages.
> That is, all lines begginging with a - get changed to - -. That has
> been in use on the net forat least the last 8 years that I'm aware of
> and it seemed very old and engrained a that time. I recall seeing
> digests from c 1980 that use this format...

Two wrongs make a right?