software sources utility: no simple way to add signing key

Conrad Knauer atheoi at
Sat Nov 14 08:32:26 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 13, 2009 at 10:04 PM, yurik 81 <yurik81 at> wrote:

> Is there simple way to do this job without using terminal or download
> key in browser and then open it? I mean directly paste signing key's
> link or fingerprint (launchpad) to software sources dialog.

There is a GUI utility in the repos called gui-apt-key that works, but
has some issues

I can only seem  to get it working properly from Terminal with sudo...
and then not all of the time.  Definitely a package that needs some


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