problem importing key

Ingo Klöcker
Tue May 8 23:38:03 2001

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On Tuesday, 8. May 2001 21:58, Benjamin Collar wrote:

> I've scanned over the FAQ and HOWTOs and so forth but still haven't
> found the answer to this problem. I'm using gnupg 1.05. My friend has
> sent me a key in an SHA1 signed message. It says
> Here's my PGP key
> Version: PGPFreeware 6.5.8 for non-commercial use
> then continues with the key. gpg tells me on import:
> no valid OpenPGP data found.
> What do I do?
Maybe you should post the key data here? Or is it secret? Otherwise it will be nearly impossible for us to guess why it doesn't work. If you provide the key data we could check why gpg doesn't want to import it. Maybe the key data is really broken. Regards, Ingo -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.4 (GNU/Linux) Comment: For info see iD8DBQE6+GasGnR+RTDgudgRAvjZAKDFBfvQcMTpz3cFNI0ZEly8xaewjwCdGr63 CIUJLZM4B0CwPlWO9vGCFXg= =taBH -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----