Cannot revoke signature

Mike Kolcun
Wed Oct 2 03:02:01 2002

Wondering if there is a patch for the windows binary?

/Mike Kolcun

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Sent: Tuesday, October 01, 2002 20:14
To: GnuPG Users
Subject: Re: Cannot revoke signature

On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 01:59:11AM +0200, Christophe Labouisse wrote:
> I'm trying to revoke a signature with GnuPG 1.2.0 but I didn't
> succed.
> First I create a revokation certificat using :
> $ gpg --output revokation.asc --gen-rev KEYID
> A revokation certificat is created but when I tried to import it I
> always get the following error :
> $ gpg --import revokation.asc
> gpg: key KEYID: invalid revocation certificate: general error - rejected
> gpg: error reading `revokation.asc': general error
> gpg: import from `revokation.asc' failed: general error
> gpg: Total number processed: 0
> What I'm I doing wrong ?

Nothing.  This is a bug in 1.2.0.  There will be a proper fix soon,
but in the meantime you can apply this patch.


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