fetch one or more keys from an OpenPGP keyserver
getkey utility invokes GnuPG to fetch one or more
keys from an OpenPGP keyserver.
getkey utility exits 0 on success,
and >0 if an error occurs.
KEYSERVERS variable is set in the environment,
getkey will use it to determine which keyservers to
fetch the keys from, instead of using
If the standard
HTTP_PROXY variable is
NOKEYPROXY is not, then
getkey will pass a
--http-proxy parameter to
getkey utility's operation is currently not directly
affected by any files.
Fetch some keys from a keyserver:
getkey 2527DF13 16194553
Explicity specify the keyserver to use:
env KEYSERVERS=subkeys.pgp.net getkey
getkey utility was written by Peter
Pentchev in 2000.
Peter Penchev ⟨email@example.com⟩