Public Key for RC2

Goh Lip g.lip at gmx.com
Mon Jul 13 15:03:44 BST 2009


Georgi Kourtev wrote:
> Dear all,
> 
> 
> I saw this on the kubuntu site after I did the upgrade to RC2:
> 
> 
> "It is strongly recommended that you verify the integrity of these 
> packages by installing the archive's GPG key. You may do this by saving 
> the PUBLIC KEY BLOCK available from this page 
> <http://keyserver.ubuntu.com:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0x2836CB0A8AC93F7A> 
> to a file and importing it from the authentication tab in KPackageKit's 
> software sources window."
> 
> 
> When I click the link I see the key and saved its text as .gpg format 
> using KATE. When I try to add it to the KPackage though, I can't find it 
> in the dialogue box which offers me only the option to open PGP key files.
> 
> 
> What should I do to install this key? Is this the only way? Thanks.
> gk
> 
> 
> 
Please refer answer I've got from Lindsay...


> On Fri, 8 May 2009 11:30:29 pm Goh Lip wrote:
>> 've upgraded to KDE 4.2.3, but do we need a public key for
>> deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main   ?
>>
>> Otherwise each update will show an error message that public key is not
>> available and signature is not valid.
>>
>> Does anyone know where the public key is?
> 
> 
> sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> 
> 
> -- 
> Lindsay
> http://blackpaw.jalbum.net/home

xxxxxxxxxx being the key you get from the webpage.




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