Comments on 1.0.6d

David Shaw dshaw at
Mon Apr 1 02:53:01 CEST 2002

On Mon, Mar 04, 2002 at 05:53:10PM -0500, David Shaw wrote:
> As promised, here's are some comments about the latest snapshot.
> These are the "doesn't work right" comments.  I'll do the "would be
> nice" list later :)

Fixed in CVS:

> 1) --edit a public key you have the secret key for, and use "adduid".
>    Make up any user ID you like, but when prompted for a passphrase,
>    just hit enter a few times.  This causes an assertion failure:
>    "free-packet.c:287: free_user_id: Assertion `uid->ref > 0' failed."

> 2) The RPM spec file in scripts/gnupg.spec(.in) needs updating for the
>    keyserver helpers (gpgkeys_ldap, gpgkeys_mailto).

> 3) If a key is revoked, it is not shown as revoked in the --edit menu
>    until ownertrust is set for that key.  This happens with expired
>    keys as well.

> 9) For some reason --with-colons no longer shows anything in the
>    ownertrust field.


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