Keyserver access changes in GnuPG

Stefan Claas stefan.claas at
Wed Dec 12 12:35:43 CET 2018

On Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:15:33 +0100, Wiktor Kwapisiewicz via Gnupg-users wrote:
> Hello all,
> I recently saw a message from one of Fedora's maintainers:
> > Coming soon to Fedora30 (rawhide), gnupg v1.4.x renamed to gnupg1. Also dropping keyserver support at Werner's
> > suggestion since upstream plans to disable that soon.  
> Source:
> Does anyone know anything about dropping keyserver support in GnuPG? That seems
> a little bit radical but maybe I've missed something...

If so, I see it as a consequent move from past discussions on ML's and that Werner shows
responsibility, while everybody else defended the old system or put their head in the sand.



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