[Gpg4win-users-en] problems with 2.2.5

Andre Heinecke aheinecke at intevation.de
Fri Jul 17 14:33:58 CEST 2015


On Friday, July 17, 2015 12:24:46 PM g4 at novadsp.com wrote:
> The folder exists and has suitable permissions for me (administrator)

Apparently it does not have the right permissions gnupg either can't create a 
new file in that directory or there is already a pubring.bak in that directory 
and it can't be overwritten. "Permission denied" is pretty straightforward.

> Does this need to be run with elevated privileges or what? Any ideas
> welcomed.

You need to run it with a user account that can write in the GnuPG Home 
directory.  You could try moving that folder away and starting with a new 


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