Can't gpg --gen-key

Frank Tobin
Thu Aug 23 12:58:02 2001, at 16:14 +0800 on Thu, 23 Aug 2001, wrote:

   --gen-key cannot used on remote mode. Someone had same problem
   before on this list.

GnuPG does not have any concept of being in a "remote" mode (at least it
shouldn't).  The problem is merely a lack of entropy.

Frank Tobin