Bug 142646 - Document on where to find gpg-keys for the main yum repository
Summary: Document on where to find gpg-keys for the main yum repository
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum
Version: 3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact:
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-12-11 13:54 UTC by Ralph Angenendt
Modified: 2014-01-21 22:50 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-14 16:18:12 UTC

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Description Ralph Angenendt 2004-12-11 13:54:48 UTC
Description of problem:

There doesn't seem to be any documentation on where to find the
GPG-Keys which are used to sign Fedora Packages. 

yum throws a

| You can do that by running the command:
|     rpm --import public.gpg.key
| For more information contact your distribution or package provider.

when trying to run it with "gpgcheck=1" in yum.conf, but neither in
the manual page of yum nor in the manual page of yum.conf one can find
a reference to the keys in /usr/share/doc/fedora-release.

The question as to where to find the keys pops up from time to time on
usenet or in mailing lists.

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Comment 1 Seth Vidal 2005-01-14 16:18:12 UTC
Resolving this b/c we closed it in a different way.

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