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Old 06-08-2005, 03:11 AM   #1
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gpg primary key

how to set imported gpg key to primary gpg key?

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Old 06-09-2005, 02:57 AM   #2
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Give more details about your problem e.g what you are using the gpg key for and what exactly are you aiming to achieve?
Old 06-11-2005, 12:29 AM   #3
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I have a server in american and i have a pc in iran. and i have a personal gpg in my pc,
and a backup gpg code in my server in amrica.

i want to coding my backup in server with backup gpg code and open it in my pc with imported backup key
but when do thid action, see this ERROR:

[GNUPG:] ENC_TO 5F3A77EC6B189DC1 16 0
gpg: encrypted with 1024-bit ELG-E key, ID 6B189DC1, created 2005-05-08
"backup <>"
gpg: decryption failed: secret key not available

NOTE: i signed backup gpg key to my personal gpg key.
Old 06-11-2005, 09:55 AM   #4
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why you cant look at man for help.
man gpg or gpg -help


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