Key consistency checks

This requirement has been approved by Jonathan McDowell <> 2 years, 1 month ago.

This process has been closed by gwolf on 2018-02-21: no further modifications are possible.

Potential problems

Every Debian member needs a GPG key of sufficient strength. In addition, all keys should be certified so we can link them to a real-world identity.

The normal requirements are:

If the key does not meet these requirements, and you would struggle to create one which does, contact Front Desk.

This check will be approved manually by Front Desk as the application progresses.

Keycheck results

OpenPGP fingerprint 8AC6 2488 1EF2 AC30 C0E6 8E2C 39FE 1120 1A31 555C
Main key key_size_2048 (last updated: 2020-04-05 03:52 UTC)
UID Maarten van Gompel (proycon) <proycon,> ok, 0 non-DD sigs, 2 DD sigs:
  • 2135D123D8C19BEC: Geert Stappers <>
  • 57930DAB0B86B067: Joost E. van Baal (Nederland, 1970)


Date Author Action Content Public
2018-02-17 11:21 noodles req_approve Requirement approved yes
2018-02-05 15:17 noodles - The size is less of an issue than the fact there are no DD signatures on it. yes
2018-01-31 20:22 proycon - My key is a bit older so it's still 2048 bits, but it's the one I use everywhere, see also yes