Verifying the gnupg installation

Charly Avital
Fri Feb 21 12:20:02 2003

At 4:55 AM -0800 2/20/03, Nai Min Chong wrote:
>I am new to gnupg.  I have installed and used gnupg-1.2.1.  Trying to
>now verify the installation file but i get the following message:
>root>gpg --verify gnupg-1.2.1.tar.gz.sig
>gpg: no signed data
>gpg: can't hash datafile: file open error
>What seems to be the problem?
>Thanks in advance,

the --verify option must be followed by the .sig file *and* the signed file.