OpenGPG card indifferent places ?

John Clizbe JPClizbe at
Thu Apr 19 23:16:28 CEST 2007

Matthias Barmeier wrote:
> Hi,
> I have an OpenGPG card and created the keys on the card. Encryption and
> signing works perfect with enigmail.
> But when try to access encrypted mails with enigmail from my PC at home
> enigmail that the secret key is not available.
> The card reader is the same but how can I tell gpg that a key from the
> card has to be added to my keyring ??
> Could you help please ?

just a hunch, try importing your card's public key on your home PC.

IIRC, the public key contains a stub that tells GnuPG to look for the secret key
on the card.

John P. Clizbe                      Inet:   John (a)
You can't spell fiasco without SCO. PGP/GPG KeyID: 0x608D2A10/0x18BB373A
"what's the key to success?"        / "two words: good decisions."
"what's the key to good decisions?" /  "one word: experience."
"how do i get experience?"          / "two words: bad decisions."

"Just how do the residents of Haiku, Hawai'i hold conversations?"

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 663 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
Url : /pipermail/attachments/20070419/4a94a2c5/attachment.pgp 

More information about the Gnupg-users mailing list