Problem with keyservers

David Shaw
Mon Nov 4 00:39:02 2002

On Sun, Nov 03, 2002 at 11:00:01PM -0000, David Pic=F3n =C1lvarez wrote:
> Hi,
> > You have the ability to create whatever key type you like... and the
> > keyservers have the ability to accept whatever key types they like ;)
> That's interesting :-)
> > The LDAP keyservers do not accept ElGamal sign+encrypt keys.  Not
> > surprising, really, since the LDAP keyserver was written by NAI and
> > NAI's PGP didn't support that sort of key.  (Neither does PGP's PGP
> > 8).  I'm afraid your only answer is in fact to change your key type o=
> > only use the HKP keyservers.
> Are HKP keyservers still supported by gnupg 1.2.1? I somehow have the i=
> that I've read they're not.

Of course.  1.2.1 comes with support for HKP, LDAP, and email
keyservers (and DNS keyservers via Simon Josefsson's plugin).


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