Cannot genkey with 1.0.4
Tue, 31 Oct 2000 17:57:39 -0700
Should do the trick.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Vincent Danen" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, October 31, 2000 5:03 PM
Subject: Cannot genkey with 1.0.4
> Does anyone know why when I try to generate a new key I get the
> following errors:
> gpg: keyblock resource `/home/adanen.gnupg': file open error
> gpg: can add keyblock file `/home/adanen/.gnupg/pubring.gpg'
> Key generation failed: file create error
> gpg: can't create `/home/adanen/.gnupg/random_seed': No such file or
> ??? This is with the 1.0.4 Mandrake RPMs. I know previous versions
> used to work and I'm wondering why this doesn't work now? Obviously
> if I create ~/.gnupg first, it'll work, but we never used to have to
> do that.
> Any ideas on how I could go about fixing this annoyance? I'm not a
> member of this list so please cc any responses to me directly.
> Thank you!
> firstname.lastname@example.org, OpenPGP key available on www.keyserver.net
> 1024D/FE6F2AFD 88D8 0D23 8D4B 3407 5BD7 66F9 2043 D0E5 FE6F 2AFD
> - Danen Consulting Services www.danen.net, www.freezer-burn.org
> - MandrakeSoft, Inc. www.linux-mandrake.com
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