import of external certificates via command line
bernhard at intevation.de
Wed Jan 2 14:18:45 CET 2008
On Wednesday 02 January 2008 13:37, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Jan 2008 12:34, bernhard at intevation.de said:
> > This is confusing, because
> > gpgsm --export Boromir
> > will _not_ work, even when there is only one key found.
> > also this cannot be learned from the documentation and thus is obscure.
> We have similar thing in gpg for many years. Only the fingerprint
> unambiguously indentifies a key and thus we use this hack to also export
> those hidden certificates. That feature has been implemented on request
> from the KMail/Kleopatra folks.
Well, it is good to at least have a method.
> It is not documented because it is indeed obscure ;-).
To have a way to import externally found certificates
is a feature that people are missing. So why not document the current
way until a better one is implemented.
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