[tex-live] tl17 pretest: "not verified: gnupg not available"

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Sun Apr 23 01:43:35 CEST 2017

Gpg ist not installed by TeX Live, you need to do it yourself from my repository,


On April 23, 2017 7:41:42 AM GMT+09:00, Ulrike Fischer <news3 at nililand.de> wrote:
>Am Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:30:49 GMT schrieb Karl Berry:
>> Hi Ulrike,
>>     ftp://ftp.cstug.cz/pub/tex/local/tlpretest
>> FWIW, I get "verified" with that location.
>>     (not verified: gnupg not available)
>> The installer cannot find a usable gpg. The code is in
>> tlpkg/TeXLive/TLCrypto.pm, notably test_one_gpg. Essentially, it
>> "gpg --version" and sees if it exits successfully. It looks for gpg
>> PATH, and calls it with the absolute file name (on Windows). It also
>> checks the name "gpg2", and can be overridden with the envvar
>I checked in texlive 2016: there was a gpg.exe in
>\texlive\2016\tlpkg\installer\gpg. (It was not in my path). 
>But in texlive\2017 I can't find something similar.

PREINING Norbert + TeX Live & Debian Developer + http://www.preining.info
GPG: 0x860CDC13 fp: F7D8 A928 26E3 16A1 9FA0 ACF0 6CAC A448 860C DC13

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