gpg keyring

Bernhard Reiter reiter at
Tue Apr 24 10:14:05 UTC 2007

On Monday 16 April 2007 10:55, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Mon, 16 Apr 2007 01:57, mjr at said:
> > Seems horrible to me!  GPA may have that, but not everyone uses GTK.
> I don't understand what you are saying.  I took this list from the GPA
> sources just because I know that this list is not too much outdated.

Or in other words:
use something like
keyserver hkp://
in your ~/.gnupg/gpg.conf file.
Sometimes a request times out, then I just do it again 
and usually get a different server that answers.

Now stuff like this works:
gpg --keyserver hkp:// -search-keys "MJ Ray"

FSFE -- Coordinator Germany                                   (
Your donation makes our work possible:
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <>

More information about the Discussion mailing list