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FS#55276 - Pacman will not update - Keys need updating

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Tuxle (dns2utf8) - Thursday, 24 August 2017, 13:44 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Thursday, 24 August 2017, 13:52 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture x86_64
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No

Details

Description:
Running "pacman -Syu" will lead to the following error:
:: Import PGP key 4096R/B81B051F2D7FC867AAFF35A58DBD63B82"Seblu <seblu@seblu.net>", created: 2011-11-11? [Y/n]

Now, I wonder why should I trust that key.
* There is no mention on the website
* There is no pending update for the keyring or any other pacman related component.

A friend of mine proposed the following work-around:
* sudo pacman-key --refresh-keys
* sudo pacman -Syu

Is this the way to go?
If so can you please add it to the archlinux.org website?
This task depends upon

Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Thursday, 24 August 2017, 13:52 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#55264 

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