Re: mutt, gpg and automated key retrival
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
> gpg --keyserver wwwkeys.de.pgp.net -recv-key "Martin Macok <email@example.com>"
> gpg: can't open `Martin Macok <firstname.lastname@example.org>'
Use the keyid, like gpg --keyserver ... --recv-key 01234567