What Linux kernel configuration options are required by GPG for --refresh-keys?

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Sat May 16 11:47:03 CEST 2015

On Fri, 15 May 2015 16:36, dkg at fifthhorseman.net said:

> shouldn't dirmngr know enough to stop trying v6 addresses when v6 isn't
> available?

Adding v6 support at runtime would then require a restart.  The real bug
is that dirmngr does not mark the v6 address dead and retry anotyer
server (or the v4 address).

I need to look closer at it.  Let's track this
at https://bugs.gnupg.org/gnupg/issue1989

>  3) dirmngr fails to try other addresses on networks it does have access
>     to when some addresses fail.

This one.



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