set new key as default

Johan Wevers johanw at
Mon Jun 28 12:20:21 CEST 2004

Bernhard Kuemel wrote:

>How do I set a newly generated key to be used by default? It uses 
>my old key but fails on many actions because this is an IDEA key.

Use the IDEA plugin to solve the errors. To chenge the default, use
default-key ABCDEF01 in gpg.conf, of --default-key on the commandline.

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