public key different between keyserver and exported file
rick at rickv.com
Wed Jun 11 21:38:17 CEST 2008
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I just created a new primary key and subkeys, and uploaded them to
keyservers. Then I exported my public key in ascii-armor, and copied
that file to my website. I noticed that the very last few characters
were different from what the keyservers had. Each version begins the
same, but somewhere they end up different. Did I mess something up?
Should I be worried about this?
You can compare the two here:
At the top of this link is my uploaded public key:
(It is also different at pgp.mit.edu, and at
The public key as I exported it from the command line is here:
Any help would be appreciated.
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