newbie: importing pgp keys into gnupg

Nick Andriash Nick Andriash <>
Thu Mar 8 19:13:05 2001

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On March 8, 2001 at 10:06:22 AM, Benjamin Grimm wrote:

> I installed Geheimnis (on KDE 2) now, but I've got the same problem
> remaining:
> I can encrypt something with my keys but when I try to decrypt anything,

> I got
> an error like "secret key not available".
This may or may not be related, but I find that importing a Key *Pair* involves a two-step process with GnuPG. You may have only imported your Public Key and not your Private Key. <shrug> Nick -=N.J. Andriash | Vancouver, B.C. Canada=- [ TB! v1.51b1 | Win 98 SE 4.10 2222 A ] [ GnuPG v1.0.4-1 (MingW32) | Key ID: 0x7BA3FDCE ] __________________________________________________ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.4-1 (MingW32) - GnuPGshell v1.60 Comment: Join PGP-Basics: iD8DBQE6p8qBxQKEdHuj/c4RAkOVAJwNTwwf8WZNozuye+vOiIUce00rgACfTy2l nbkGpN1maUKQlda83QiQDhs= =MUb2 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----