Auto Get Missing Launchpad Keys

sudo apt-get update 2> /tmp/keymissing; for key in $(grep "NO_PUBKEY" /tmp/keymissing |sed "s/.*NO_PUBKEY //"); do echo -e "\nProcessing key: $key"; gpg --keyserver pool.sks-keyservers.net --recv $key && gpg --export --armor $key |sudo apt-key add -; done
You can choose these mirror servers to get gpg keys, if the official one ever goes offline keyserver.ubuntu.com pool.sks-keyservers.net subkeys.pgp.net pgp.mit.edu keys.nayr.net keys.gnupg.net wwwkeys.en.pgp.net #(replace with your country code fr, en, de,etc)

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By: Bonster
2011-03-30 08:18:54

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brilliant.. saves so much time..
alperyilmaz · 449 weeks and 5 days ago

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