gpg: error retrieving 'erich at' via WKD: Connection closed in DNS

Stefan Claas spam.trap.mailing.lists at
Tue Jan 19 18:32:08 CET 2021

On Tue, Jan 19, 2021 at 6:28 PM Stefan Claas
<spam.trap.mailing.lists at> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 19, 2021 at 6:26 PM Erich Eckner via Gnupg-users
> <gnupg-users at> wrote:
> > Advanced method is set up, direct method is not. The key has multiple UIDs
> > (one for each of my email addresses). Or did I do something wrong when
> > exporting the key to the WKD? Should I have removed the other UIDs there?
> > (how?)
> Hi Erich,
> No, not wrong, but then WKD users would know your other email addresses
> as well, I would say. In case you like to avoid that I would check GnuPG for
> editing the key, e.g. removing the unwanted UIDs and then save and then
> export for WKD.

gpg [Optionen] --edit-key user-id [commands]


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