GPG fails on first run
samuel at bcgreen.com
Mon Jun 23 00:27:22 CEST 2003
If you create a new user -- or simply (re)move your .gnupg
directory, your next command will fail.
Most notably, a newbie user doing a
Will go thru the whole key creation process which then craps
out at the last second.
It seems that just about any command that looks into the .gnupg
directory (and then craps out) manages to get far enough into
the creation of the .gnupg directory so that the next command will
$ rm -rf .gnupg ; gpg --list-keys ; echo _______**________; gpg --list-keys
gpg: /home/grey/.gnupg: directory created
gpg: new configuration file `/home/grey/.gnupg/gpg.conf' created
gpg: keyblock resource `/home/grey/.gnupg/pubring.gpg': file open error
gpg: keyring `/home/grey/.gnupg/pubring.gpg' created
Stephen Samuel +1(604)876-0426 samuel at bcgreen.com
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