GnuPG 1.4.10: Key generation failed: Timestamp conflict

Sebastian Rose-Indorf rose-indorf at
Sat Jan 30 01:40:34 CET 2010

Hello list,

I'am using GnuPG 1.4.10 with a modified ECC module (original:

Now, I have tried to generate a ECC key pair: gpg --gen-key. At the end - after choice the passphrae -, however, I get the following error: "Schlüsselerzeugung fehlgeschlagen: Zeitangaben differieren" (Key generation failed: Timestamp conflict).

What does this error message mean and how can I overcome the problem?


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