RVM issues with gpg: key/permissions

October 31, 2014 1.8k views

Hi all, has anybody setup a droplet to use RVM and then add their user to the RVM group, but still gets this error when not using rvmsudo?

Verifying /usr/local/rvm/archives/rvm-installer.asc
gpg: failed to create temporary file `/home/whatever/.gnupg/.#lk0x155b050.tjsites.1779': Permission denied
gpg: keyblock resource `/home/whatever/.gnupg/pubring.gpg': general error
gpg: Signature made Thu 30 Oct 2014 03:27:39 PM EDT using RSA key ID BF04FF17
gpg: Can't check signature: public key not found
  • I'm having this problem. Strangely, I did not run into this issue with my linode vps. I wonder what's different with the server here at DO.

  • I also could not install rvm via capistrano. I use ubuntu 12.04x64.

    I have used DO before and rvm could be installed but now It could not

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