GnuPG 2.1.0: key too large, import stops

Phil Pennock gnupg-devel at
Fri Nov 28 00:40:25 CET 2014

On 2014-11-25 at 02:26 +0000, Phil Pennock wrote:
> And the last point is the critical one: because curl is not being used
> anymore and GnuTLS must be available, there's a regression in default
> behaviour from the configure command-line given the dependent libraries;
> this one isn't anyone's fault, but I think that there probably needs to
> be clearer communication to OS packagers that they now need to make sure
> that GnuTLS is available.
> I'm using FreeBSD Ports, and the FreeBSD Port does not register GnuTLS
> as a dependency, and I'm building ports with poudriere, so that each
> port build is isolated (this is the default for the packages shipped by
> FreeBSD) the end result is a GnuPG package with no TLS support.
> I'll fiddle some more to hack my port build.

Fixed the Ports build, filed a FreeBSD bug with patch attached:

raw patch:


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