gpgkeys_hkp missing

John Clizbe JPClizbe at
Mon Sep 6 13:21:14 CEST 2004

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william maddler wrote:
> whenever I try to send or receive keys to/from a keyserver I get:
> gpg: unable to execute program "gpgkeys_hkp": No such file or directory
> gpg: no handler for keyserver scheme "hkp"
> gpg: keyserver receive failed: Keyserver error
> I have no clues... :(

gpgkeys_hkp, along with gpgkeys_ldap and gpgkeys_mailto, are keyserver
helper programs. The code is found in the keyserver directory of 1.2.x and

Perhaps you might try building 1.3.6 and copying the gpgkeys_* binaries to
the same directory as your gpg 1.9.10 executable.

Other than that, I'm as lost as you on this one. No sign of the keyserver
handler code in 1.9.10's tarball.

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