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Bug 3177 - pgp version 5 not found (but should be)
Summary: pgp version 5 not found (but should be)
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeff Johnson
QA Contact:
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Reported: 1999-05-31 14:33 UTC by Brian Gunney
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-08-18 18:33:36 UTC

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Description Brian Gunney 1999-05-31 14:33:38 UTC
Rpm can't find pgp5, even though it is there.
The error message:

localhost:~/rpm/SPECS>34 rpm -ba --sign sla-1.0.spec
pgp version 5 not found: Use `%_signature pgp' instead of
`%_signature pgp5' in macro file.

The current macro definitions:
-14: _pgp_name  Brian T.N. Gunney <>
-14: _pgp_path  /home/brian/.pgp
-14: _pgpbin    /usr/bin/pgp
-14: _signature pgp5

The pgp binaries:

-rwxr-xr-x   1 root     root       677589 May 31 08:41
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     root            3 May 31 08:43
/usr/bin/pgpe -> pgp*
-rwxr-xr-x   1 root     root       678162 May 31 08:41
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     root            3 May 31 08:43
/usr/bin/pgps -> pgp*
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     root            3 May 31 08:43
/usr/bin/pgpv -> pgp*

There appears to be no problem with pgp--it signed ordinary
files just fine.

When I make the _signature macro pgp instead of pgp5, rpm
asks for the pass phrase and says the phrase is not good.  I
don't know if this is a result of rpm mistaking pgp5 for
pgp2.6 or another problem.  I do NOT have any other version
of pgp on my computer.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-05-31 15:25:59 UTC
What version of rpm?

Install pgp2.6.3 (or gnupg-0.9.7) and sign with that instead of pgp5.

Comment 2 Brian Gunney 1999-05-31 15:50:59 UTC
rpm version used: rpm-3.0.1-12

Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-08-18 18:33:59 UTC
Fixed in rpm-3.0.3.

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