Multiple signatures after import.

David Shaw dshaw at
Thu Apr 3 19:15:04 CEST 2003

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On Tue, Mar 25, 2003 at 06:59:11PM +0100, Janusz A. Urbanowicz wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 25, 2003 at 12:34:18PM -0500, David Shaw wrote:
> > 
> > On Tue, Mar 25, 2003 at 02:24:24PM +0100, Janusz A. Urbanowicz wrote:
> > > Lately I organized a small keysigning party for a local user group. After I
> > > gathered all the signatures on my key, the self-signs on the key are
> > > duplicated (this is the output of gpg -kvv):
> > 
> > GnuPG doesn't trim duplicates on newly imported keys - only on merged
> > keys (i.e. if you already have the key in your keyring).  How did you
> > gather the signatures to make this key in the first place?
> I made a clean gnupg home dir, imported keys of participants, then
> reimported keys as they was coming back from people, with new signatures.
> This was done on ten on twenty launches of gpg command with given home.
> It looks like it merged my key as it come from various people with new sigs
> - without removing the duplicates.

I don't suppose you can duplicate this problem?  I've been trying, and
I can't do it here without manually creating such a key with gpgsplit.

Version: GnuPG v1.2.2rc1 (GNU/Linux)


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