Problem with email addresses beginning with 0x

Werner Koch wk at
Wed Oct 18 17:11:18 CEST 2006

On Fri, 29 Sep 2006 04:08, Luke J said:

> gpg: skipped "0xlukej at": malformed user id
> gpg: signing failed: malformed user id


  <0xlukej at>

To indicate that it is an email address.  Take care of shell quoting
rules.  From the manual:

  @item By exact match on an email address.
  This is indicated by enclosing the email address in the usual way
  with left and right angles.
  @end example
  @end cartouche



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