gpgsigs man page

gpgsigs — annotate list of GnuPG keys with already done signatures

Synopsis

gpgsigs [options] keyid[,keyid[,...]] keytxt [outfile]

Description

gpgsigs was written to assist the user in signing keys during a keysigning party. It takes as input a file containing keys in "gpg --list-keys" format and prepends every line with a tag indicating if the user has already signed that uid. When the file contains "ALGO Checksum:" lines and placeholders ("__ __"), the checksum is inserted. ALGO can be set to the following algorithms: MD5 SHA1 SHA256 or RIPEMD160.

Options

-r
Call gpg --recv-keys before creating the output.
-f charset
Convert keytxt from charset. The default is ISO-8859-1.
-t charset
Convert UIDs to charset. The default is derived from LC_ALL, LC_CTYPE, and LANG, and if all these are unset, the default is ISO-8859-1.
--refresh
Refresh the UID lists per key from gpg. Useful when UIDs were added or revoked since the input text was generated.
--latex
Generate LaTeX output, including photo IDs. Implies --refresh. Note: This writes jpg files to the current directory.
keyid
Use this keyid (8 or 16 bytes, or full fingerprint) for annotation. Multiple keyids can be separated by a comma (,).
keytxt
Read input from keytxt.
outfile
Write output to outfile. Default is stdout.

Environment

HOME
The default home directory.
GNUPGBIN
The gpg binary. Default: "gpg".
GNUPGHOME
The default working directory for gpg. Default: "$HOME/.gnupg".

Examples

The following key signing parties are using gpgsigs:

http://www.palfrader.org/ksp-lt2k4.html

http://www.palfrader.org/ksp-lt2k5.html

Bugs

GnuPG is known to change its output format quite often. This version has been tested with gpg 1.4.18 and gpg 2.0.26. YMMV.

See Also

gpg(1), caff(1).

https://pgp-tools.alioth.debian.org/

License

All rights reserved.

Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.

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3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

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Referenced By

gpglist(1), gpgparticipants(1).

2016-08-21 perl v5.24.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation