Cannot connect to Keyservers

Zomer Pi (ZPP)
Fri Jan 3 14:24:02 2003

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Hello Thorsten,

Friday, January 3, 2003, at 12:30:58, you wrote:

> Hi,

> I have trouble connecting to several keyservers with GnuPG 1.0.5:
> - - - Schnipp - - -
yooden@eumel>> gpg --send-key 4065A1DA
> gpg: Senden an `' erfolglos (status=400)
> - - - Schnapp - - -

I thing you need to use
gpg --send-key 0x4065A1DA

> I get this error (or an occasional timeout) on all servers I tried,
> except for, where I get status 406. (Which may be
> caused by the fact that I have no address.)

> I was able to automatically download keys even after this error showed
> the first time.

> I searched Google and GnuPG's FAQ, but didn't find a solution, in fact
> not even a description of the error status values. I assume these are
> HTTP status values, which would make this a Bad Request. I sure didn't
> malform the syntax, so what's happening here?

> I don't use proxies and have no trouble with other protocols, not even
> pinging the keyservers.

> Where should I look to find the cause of this error? What options can
> be important?

> tia,
> Thorsten

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Best regards,
 Zomer                            <>
Version: GnuPG v1.2.1 (MingW32)