Announcing to backup keys as QR codes on paper

Thomas Jarosch thomas.jarosch at
Thu Feb 23 09:54:12 CET 2017

Hi Daniel,

On Wednesday, 22 February 2017 15:50:21 CET Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
> On Wed 2017-02-22 10:10:51 -0500, Thomas Jarosch wrote:
> > I've tried paperkey with Gnupg 2.1.13 and it had trouble parsing the
> > secret
> > key data. May be the internal packet format changed or needs adaption.
> Can you replicate this problem with a dummy/throwaway key?  If so, can
> you report this problem explicitly please?  I don't know how David Shaw
> wants bug reports upstream, but sending mail to the debian BTS would
> also be fine.  If you do that, you'd mail to "submit at"
> with a reasonable subject about what's going wrong, and the first two
> lines of your mail would be something like:

In the interest of humanity and the cause of science, I've just tried again 
with a throwaway key :) This time it worked just fine. The "only" thing that's 
changed is that I've upgraded from Fedora 22 to Fedora 25 since I last tried.

Let's consider this matter solved.


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