Odd keyserver problem
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Sun Dec 3 06:33:52 CET 2006
On Sun, Nov 19, 2006 at 04:11:35PM +0100, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote:
> Albrecht Dreß wrote, On 11/19/2006 03:55 PM:
> > Hi all,
> > I have an odd problem searching for a key on a HKP keyserver using GnuPG
> > 1.4.5. Searching for a key using the mail address works fine (name &
> > address removed for privacy):
> ... snip ...
> > Using the http interface of the key server properly returns the key when
> > I enter the key id. Using any other key server, I get the same
> > results. I am pretty sure this /did/ work with earlier versions of
> > GnuPG. Any idea what goes wrong here?
> Generally when knowing the key ID you'd just use gpg --recv-key
> 0x7108E308 though.
This is true, but nevertheless people sometimes do --search-key on a
key ID (I'm not really sure why). I have fixed this to work again for
the next release.
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