Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1283001
generating key with gpg does not produce a personal key in seahorse
Last modified: 2016-12-20 11:02:21 EST
Description of problem:
Key generated with gpg on the command line does not result in a personal key in Seahorse or one that can be selected in Evolution.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gpg (GnuPG) 1.4.19
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open terminal
2. gpg --gen-key
3. check seahorse for personal gpg key
No key shows up under personal, just trusted and all. Key can not be selected in Evolution for signing email
Key shows up under personal in Seahorse and is usable in Evolution
Using gpg2 command results in personal key. Importing export of key created with gpg also results in personal key.
It is up to seahorse/evolution to find the key, so this isn't a gpg issue.
Thank you Brian. I have submitted an upstream bug for this to Gnome.
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