How To Install gpgsigs on Fedora 34

In this tutorial, we will discuss How To Install gpgsigs on Fedora 34 using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update gpgsigs as well.

One-liner Install Command

If you are only interested in the installation command, here is a quick answer for you:

sudo yum makecache && sudo yum -y install pgp-tools
or if you use dnf:
sudo dnf makecache && sudo dnf -y install pgp-tools

But if you are interested in the details with step-by-step instructions, the following information will be helpful.

What is gpgsigs and How to Install It?

First things first, you will need access to a server or computer running Fedora 34. This guide was written specifically with a server running Fedora 34 in mind, although it should also work on older, supported versions of the operating system.

Also, make sure you are running a regular, non-root user with sudo privileges configured on your server. When you have an account available, log in as your non-root user to begin.

There are several ways to install gpgsigs on Fedora 34. You can use (links are clickable):

In the following sections, we will describe each method in detail. You can choose one of them or refer to the recommended one.

Install gpgsigs on Fedora 34 using dnf

First, update dnf packages database with dnf by running the next command:

sudo dnf makecache --refresh

After updating database, You can install gpgsigs using dnf by running the following command:

sudo dnf -y install pgp-tools

Install gpgsigs on Fedora 34 using yum

Because gpgsigs is available in Fedora 34’s default repositories, it is possible to install it from these repositories using the yum packaging system.

To begin, update local packages database with yum using the following command.

sudo yum makecache --refresh

Now can install gpgsigs package on your server/computer by running the following command:

sudo yum -y install pgp-tools

How to upgrade (update) a single package gpgsigs using yum?

To update all the packages available on the system:

yum update

If you want to update a specific package like gpgsigs in this example you should use the following command:

yum update pgp-tools

To downgrade a package to an earlier version:

yum downgrade pgp-tools

How to Upgrade gpgsigs on Fedora 34 with dnf?

When you run the dnf update, all system packages with available updates are updated. However, if you want to upgrade a single package, then you would have to pass the package name as the argument to the dnf update command.

dnf update pgp-tools

How To remove gpgsigs from Fedora 34

To uninstall only the gpgsigs package you can execute the following command:

sudo dnf remove pgp-tools

Extra info and code examples

signing-party is a collection for all kinds of PGP/GnuPG related things, including tools for signing keys, keyring analysis, and party preparation. * caff: CA - Fire and Forget signs and mails a key * pgp-clean: removes all non-self signatures from key * pgp-fixkey: removes broken packets from keys * gpg-mailkeys: simply mail out a signed key to its owner * gpg-key2ps: generate PostScript file with fingerprint paper slips * gpgdir: recursive directory encryption tool * gpglist: show who signed which of your UIDs * gpgsigs: annotates list of GnuPG keys with already done signatures * gpgparticipants: create list of party participants for the organiser * gpgwrap: a passphrase wrapper * keyanalyze: minimum signing distance (MSD) analysis on keyrings * keylookup: ncurses wrapper around gpg --search * sig2dot: converts a list of GnuPG signatures to a .dot file * springgraph: creates a graph from a .dot file * keyart: creates a random ASCII art of a PGP key file * gpg-key2latex: generate LaTeX file with fingerprint paper slips

  • Maintainer: Guilhem Moulin
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You now have a full guide on how to install gpgsigs using dnf and yum package managers. Also, we showed how to update manually as a single package and different ways to uninstall the gpgsigs from Fedora 34.

See also:

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