Problem with the GnuPG - gen-key

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Dec 11 10:48:46 CET 2018

On Fri,  7 Dec 2018 14:51, per.tore.johansen at said:

> Installed GnuPG from : gnupg-i5pase-1.4.10b.tar.Z     on Power for I. OS
> release V7R3

That looks like a modified version of an old GnuPG 1 version from 2009.
Please do not use such an old version.  The current 1.4 version 1.4.23
From this year.

> login as: myuser
> myuser at's <mailto:myuser at's>  password:
> # cd /usr/local/gpg/bin
> # gpg --gen-key
> gpg: syntax error at line 1: `<' unexpected

Seems you are using a non standard shell on that box or you didn't
copied the entire transcript of your session.



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