expired sig?

Andreas Metzler ametzler at downhill.at.eu.org
Sat Feb 7 13:15:08 CET 2009

Joel Rees <joel_rees at sannet.ne.jp> wrote:
> I just installed gnupg 1.4.9 and, just for grins (since I hadn't yet  
> installed gpg and had already checked the SHA1 signature), I did gpg  
> --verify on the signature file gnupg-1.4.9.tar.gz.sig .

> It says the signature for "Werner Koch (dist sig) <dd9jn at gnu.org>" is  
> good, then it says:

> gpg: Note: This key has expired!

> (Signature made Thu Mar 27 02:39:36 2008 JST using RSA key ID 1CE0C630)

> Maybe they expected an update to occur before now?

You need to refresh the key.

gpg --keyserver x-hkp://subkeys.pgp.net --recv-keys 1CE0C630

cu andreas
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