Requesting public key with GnuPG 1.4.18

Laurent Jumet laurent.jumet at
Wed Aug 13 11:02:12 CEST 2014

Hello Werner !

Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:

>>     I see key 0x05E136A0 is about to be requested from server, but what's
>> that secundary number "FC3B17DE05E136A0"?

> That is the same key.  The first is the short and the second the long
> key id:
>           05E136A0
>   FC3B17DE05E136A0

    I had a doubt, as I didn't notice before that the long KeyID has the same last 8 
digits than the short.
    Did always GPG get the key from a server with the long KeyID? I was thinking it 
used the 0x8

Laurent Jumet
      KeyID: 0xCFAF704C

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