[Users] New pgp key, but not able to send it!

Ricardo Mones ricardo at mones.org
Tue Aug 20 08:55:54 CEST 2013

  Hi Sharon,

On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 04:35:10PM +0100, Sharon Kimble wrote:
> I've just deleted all my old pgp keys, and created a new one, but now
> when I try to send a signed email it bleats at me 'Could not queue
> message for sending: Signature failed: Data signing failed, Unusable
> secret key'
> I believe that I've sorted out the old one and got rid of it, and then
> set it all up for this new one, so why isn't it working please?

  Launch Claws Mail from a terminal, check what it says on terminal when
sending. You can try also passing --debug argument to increase details.

> I deleted all my old keys in claws mail, unticked all the relevant
> preferences, and then closed claws mail. I've restarted claws mail,
> ticked all the relevant preferences, but it still wont send! 

  Check you don't have the previous key as default-key set on your 

  Ricardo Mones 
  Quantity derives from measurement, figures from quantities, 
  comparisons from figures, and victories from comparisons. 
                                                              Sun Tzu

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