Difference in Public Key
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Sat Oct 11 00:23:27 CEST 2008
On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 04:10:07PM -0500, Tim Sally wrote:
> Before reinstalling my operating system on this computer, I saved my
> .gnupg folder. After the reinstall, I copied over the folder to
> my home directory. My secret key was recognized, just fine, but
> I did not have the corresponding public key. I used gpgsplit to
> extract my public key. Now, what I am wondering is this.
> When I export my public key on my computer with:
> This, however, is different than the public key that I uploaded to
> keyservers before I did the reinstall (see here):
> What accounts for this difference?
The different base64 packing is not relevant to the functioning of the
key. Do you see a difference besides that?
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