can not encrypt (but decrypt) dues to missing pub key
kloecker at kde.org
Wed Apr 1 18:59:17 CEST 2020
On Mittwoch, 1. April 2020 17:30:29 CEST Matthias Apitz wrote:
> I encounter in my server the following situation: I can decrypt files
> but not encrypting any file:
> $ gpg2 --version
Here you are using gpg2.
> $ gpg -d sybase.gpg
Now you are using gpg.
> $ gpg2 -r guru at unixarea.de -ea test
Here you are using gpg2 again. My guess is that the second call uses gpg 1.x
and a different home (including a different key ring).
> It seems that there is the file pubring.gpg missing:
Of course, because pubring.gpg is the public key container of gpg <2.
> $ ls -ltr /home/guru/.gnupg-v2.1.19
> total 36
> -rw------- 1 guru wheel 32 11 mar. 2018 pubring.kbx~
> -rw-r--r-- 1 guru wheel 1396 11 mar. 2018 pubring.kbx
pubring.kbx holds the public keys of gpg2.
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