GPG fails to verify clamav
tmz at pobox.com
Mon Feb 5 06:19:44 CET 2007
Roy Carin wrote:
> I downloaded clamav 0.90rc3 from
> I want to verify the integrity of the downloaded file. When I do
> gpg --keyserver random.sks.keyserver.penguin.de --verify
> it fails, saying this:
>> gpg: Signature made Wed Jan 31 18:04:35 2007 CST using DSA key ID 985A444B
>> gpg: Can't check signature: public key not found
> René Berber, in message
> , says that my GPG installation is broken.
> Can anyone tell me how I can fix it?
I think that the problem may be that you don't have the key on your
keyring already and you don't have the auto-key-retrieve keyserver
option enabled (it's not enabled by default). You can either enable
that option or import the key before verifying the signature (via a
keyserver webpage or using gpg --recv-key 985A444B).
Todd OpenPGP -> KeyID: 0xBEAF0CE3 | URL: www.pobox.com/~tmz/pgp
What a terrible thing to have lost one's mind. Or not to have a mind
at all. How true that is.
-- Dan Quayle, speaking to the United Negro College Fund
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