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Re: mutt, gpg and automated key retrival

Hi Andreas!

On Sun, 24 Sep 2000, Andreas Schuldei wrote:

> What I would like to see for some time now is that mutt finds the key of the
> author of signed mails on my favorit keyserver (if it is not there locally
> already) and checks the mails signature.
> but right now this feature is disabled. the mutt command in charge of that is
> set to an empty string:
> set pgp_getkeys_command=""

The mutt command is not needed. Set keyserver in your ~/.gnupg/options file.
GPG will then try to fetch the key if it is needed.

> But even if I try to receive a key manually using gpg on the command line
> fails: 
> gpg --keyserver wwwkeys.de.pgp.net -recv-key "Martin Macok <martin.macok@underground.cz>"
> gpg: can't open `Martin Macok <martin.macok@underground.cz>'

Use the keyid, like gpg --keyserver ... --recv-key 01234567


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