Problems with an expired key...
Wed, 15 Mar 2000 16:44:38 -0800 (PST)
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On Wed, 15 Mar 2000, Christopher Smith wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 15, 2000 at 02:44:56PM -0800, Christopher Smith wrote:
> > On Wed, Mar 15, 2000 at 02:40:34PM -0800, L. Sassaman wrote:
> > > Do you have the old key set as the default key in your .gnupg/options
> > > file?
> > Yup. I have partially fixed the problem by forcing my ID in mailcrypt,
> > but I'd still like gpg to handle things correctly.
> I need to clarify this:
> 1) By forcing the ID in .gnupg/options, I AM able to properly sign messages.
> 2) However, if I want to send self-encrypted messages, I have to
> specify the key ID. If I specify a user id, GPG wants to use my old,
> expired public key. This despite the fact that it's disabled (indeed,
> if I disable the old key, GPG exits with a failure if I try to encrypt
> to my own user id).
Set the "Encrypt-to" option in the .gnupg/options file.
And while you're fussing with config files, fix your email client not to
use PGP/MIME. :)
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