Recent problem

David Shaw
Sat Oct 5 16:56:12 2002

On Sat, Oct 05, 2002 at 09:24:30AM -0400, Harry A. Sutton wrote:

> One symptom, which I can't find any data on, is the following: when I
> attempt to locally sign a key (e.g., Werner Koch's), I get the an error
> message I haven't seen before. Here's the way it goes:


> It's that "secret key parts are not available" thing that's throwing me.
> Can anyone point me to a solution?

"secret key parts are not available" is the error that is returned
when a user tries to make a signature with a key that was created via
--export-secret-subkeys.  These keys have all their subkeys, but no
primary key, which is generally the key used for signing.  Did you use


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