gpg: no secret key available for decryption
Wed, 25 Oct 2000 10:36:29 +0200
On Tue, 24 Oct 2000, Caleb Land wrote:
> You need a passphrase to unlock the secret key for
> user: "Caleb Land (RedHatDude) <firstname.lastname@example.org>"
> 1024-bit ELG-E key, ID 0E85FED7, created 2000-10-18 (main key ID 29402314)
That is your key of course ...
> gpg: encrypted with 3072-bit ELG-E key, ID AA4D2A27, created 2000-10-16
> "Brian R. Boyce <Veritas@rochester.rr.com>"
And that is another recipient's key. Probably the one of the owner,
so that he can archive the message.
> gpg: no secret key for decryption available
That is indeed a bit confusing. It should say that there is no
secret key for Brian Boyce.
I'll see whether I can change this behaviour and only list other
keys without checking whether we have a secret key.
Werner Koch GnuPG key: 621CC013
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