GPGME, problem in exporting a key

Marcus Brinkmann marcus.brinkmann at
Sat May 27 14:16:37 CEST 2006

At Thu, 25 May 2006 17:35:05 +0200,
Björn Mayer <bjorn.mayer at> wrote:
>   I have a problem in exporting a public key within GPGME 1.1.2!
>   The problem is, that everything seems to be correct but it's not
>   working. I would like to export the public key of the key owner
>   named "name". When I enter
>      gpg --export -a "name"
>   everything is handled correct and a public key is displayed. But
>   within gpgme, the export process always fails:
>   (for reasons of a better readability, I only write down the
>    important error handling)

Most likely you did not compile your program with a 64 bit off_t type.
See also and section 2.3
Largefile support of the GPGME Reference Manual.


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