%{_hkp_keyserver} in rpm

Kacper Kornet draenog at pld-linux.org
Wed Jun 3 23:07:31 CEST 2015

On Wed, Jun 03, 2015 at 10:33:24PM +0300, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:
> On 03.06.2015 20:02, Kacper Kornet wrote:
> >What should we do about  %{_hkp_keyserver} in rpm. Right now it is set to
> >hkp://keys.rpm5.org which I think is down currently.

> >1. Set it to %nil
> >2. Set it to hkp://pgp.mit.edu (Fedora and OpenSuse use
> >http://pgp.mit.edu  but I'm not sure if our rpm can do it).

> what do you do to get the error? i.e what commands you run?

The easiest way:
rpm -K git-core-2.4.0-1.x86_64.rpm

and it waits for connection to keys.rpm5.org

I have found it by investigating why 

rpm -qp --nosignature rpm/packages/google-chrome/google-chrome-stable-43.0.2357.65-1.x86_64.rpm 

takes 2 minutes to finish.


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