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Re: testing my pgp/introducing myself



On Thursday 04 May 2006 18:30, Karsten Wade <kwade redhat com> wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-05-01 at 22:34 -0400, Guillermo Gómez wrote:
>
> > First, i would like to know if im doing it right about PGP, never use it
> > before.
> >
> > I'm using Thunderbird with extensions to manage OpenPGP. I'm signing
> > this email and attaching my public key.
>
> To be honest, I'm not sure.  There is definitely a signature attached,
> but it says, "Invalid Signature", and clicking on it says, essentially,
> "gpg: Can't check signature: public key not found".
>
> However, I see that all the time.  It seems gpg is looking for the key
> to be on my local keyring, rather than asking a keyserver (such as
> pgp.mit.edu).
>
> So, it looks like it worked, but I cannot be sure.
>

It worked well.  To avoid the warning, one simply needs to grab the public key 
from pgp.mit.edu, which is the expected behavior.  :-)

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