Best Common Practise for using OPENPGPKEY records

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The OPENPGPKEY DNS Resource Record can be used to match an email address to an OpenPGP key. This document specifies a Best Common Practise ("BCP") for email clients, MUA's and MTA's for using the OPENPGPKEY DNS Resource Record.


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