Keyserver communication

Jason Harris jharris at
Tue Nov 5 19:50:01 CET 2002

On Tue, Nov 05, 2002 at 04:38:56PM +0100, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 05, 2002 at 06:33:29PM +0300, Vit Sykacek wrote:

> > could anyone tell me please, if gpgme supports keyserver communication ?
> > I read documentation, but there is no function for it. 
> It doesn't.  I think the plan is to have helper programs for that.

Invoking gpgkeys_ldap to fetch keys is pretty easy:

gpgkeys_hkp doesn't seem to be built as a standalone program (in 1.2.1),
however, so you'll be limited in the keyservers you can access until
you have it:

unless you use use wget/curl/etc. with the proper HKP request (URL):

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