GPA fails to verify certain .asc files
philip.jackson at nordnet.fr
Sun Jan 25 14:32:35 CET 2015
On 25/01/15 11:48, Damien Goutte-Gattat wrote:
> On 01/24/2015 08:05 PM, Philip Jackson wrote:
>> Using GPA 0.9.4 in linux. [...]
>> So it appears to be a bit hit and miss trying to use GPA to verify downloaded
>> .asc signatures.
> It looks like bug 1637 , which indeed affected gpa-0.9.4 but has been fixed
> in gpa-0.9.5 and later versions.
>  https://bugs.g10code.com/gnupg/issue1637
Thanks Damien - this looks like the issue I was facing. I don't habitually use
GPA. I did on this occasion because I accidentally opened GPA when I clicked
inadvertently on the downloaded signature file - so I decided to use GPA to
verify and got the 'bad' signature.
I'll try and upgrade the GPA.
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