Re: Git uses wrong subkey for signing commits with GPG key
- Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2018 19:22:21 -0500
- From: Todd Zullinger <tmz@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Git uses wrong subkey for signing commits with GPG key
Andrzej Ośmiałowski wrote:
> I have an issue with git and signing commits with GPG subkey.
> My setup:
> - master key used for certification only
> - subkey for my main workstation
> - subkey for my mobile workstation (a notebook).
> Both subkeys are used for signing only.
> I've configured git to use my specific subkey however it does not
> work: git config --global user.signingkey = KEYID. Every commit is
> being signed using the newest subkey. I've verified the same behavior
> on three systems (although with the same setup). I've tried to use
> --gpg-sign=KEYID flag, but it does not work either.
I could be wrong, but I think you need to append '!' to
KEYID to force gpg to use that specific signing subkey.
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