[ubuntu-uk] open pgp key

paul sutton zleap at zleap.net
Sat Dec 17 21:33:22 UTC 2011

On 17/12/11 13:55, Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 17, 2011 at 08:31:36AM +0000, Paul Sutton wrote:
>> Hi
>> I am trying (and failing) to upload my open gpg key details to
>> launchpad  i am using my existing gpg key created some time ago, it
>> is still valid
>> i have used pass word and encryption keys as per instructions to
>> sync my key and this seemed to work,  when i go on the website i
>> can't get it to upload my character fingerprint ( the long list of
>> letters and numbers)
>> can anyone help please
> I can not tell from this if you pushed your public keys to the ubuntu
> keyserver or not.  I believe this is a pre-requisite.  If you have perhaps
> the exact error you get would be helpful.  Also you can probabally get
> more targetted help on #launchpad on freenode too.
> -apw

An what I did wrong was this,  i pasted the finger print in ok but then
pressed the import key button,  keeping the cursor in the box and
hitting enter seems to work.

not obvious I had to do that,  but lets see what happens now




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