GPA wrongly reports failure to retrieve key
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When using the Server > Retrieve Keys... feature of GPA to fetch a remote key from a key server or a Web Key Directory, GPA reports that No keys were found. However, when asking to see the Details, one can see that GPG actually successfully imported the desired key:

[GPA 0.11.0-beta5, GPGME 1.12.1-beta113, GnuPG 2.3.0-beta562]
gpg: key F2AD85AC1E42B367: public key "[User ID not found]" imported
gpg: Total number processed: 1
gpg:               imported: 1

And when refreshing the key listing after closing the dialog, the imported key is indeed present in the keyring.

This seems independent of the actual key requested. I tested with several keys that I know are available either in a WKD or in the keyserver network, for the same result.

I initially observed this behavior with GPA 0.10.0, GnuPG 2.2.12, GpgME 1.12.0. I reproduced it with freshly built binaries from the master branch of all projects.


gpa-0.10.0 and gpa-0.10.0-5-g70858dc
gouttegd created this task.Dec 25 2018, 3:51 PM
werner triaged this task as Normal priority.Dec 28 2018, 6:12 PM