Error with encrypting: unusable public key
twoaday at gmx.net
Fri Mar 2 09:57:50 CET 2007
Olaf Gellert wrote:
> 0xCC21E10F. The key is self-signed, gpg --check-sigs
> does not complain, but still when I try to encrypt
> I get:
> gpg: 0xCC21E10F: skipped: unusable public key
pub 2048R/CC21E10F created: 2006-11-21 expires: never usage: SC
This is the information given in --edit-key. And the usage
is the solution for your problem.
It has *no* capability to encrypt data.
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