Can't use GPG key - secret key not available

Charly Avital shavital at
Thu Sep 30 19:04:18 CEST 2010

Madhusudan Singh wrote the following on 9/30/10 11:40 AM:
> It did not work. I still get the same error as before.
> I somehow doubt that this suggested solution would work, but how do I
> get the 16 last characters ? I remember seeing it when it was generated.

In Terminal:
gpg --fingerprint [your 8 characters Key ID) return.
Select the last four 4 hexadecimal characters groups, and merge them
into one 8 characters string.

1. It works for me.
2. Configure your default key in the settings of the MUA you are using.


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