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RPM verification.

To display a list of all keys installed for RPM verification run rpm -qa

The output will look similar to the following:

[centos@centos ~]$ sudo rpm -qa gpg-pubkey*
[centos@centos ~]$ 

To check the details run rpm -qi gpg-pubkey

[centos@centos ~]$ rpm -qi gpg-pubkey-c105b9de-4e0fd3a3
Name        : gpg-pubkey                   Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : c105b9de                          Vendor: (none)
Release     : 4e0fd3a3                      Build Date: Fri 04 Nov 2011 09:37:15 PM IST
Install Date: Fri 04 Nov 2011 09:37:15 PM IST      Build Host: localhost
Group       : Public Keys                   Source RPM: (none)
Size        : 0                                License: pubkey
Signature   : (none)
Summary     : gpg(CentOS-6 Key (CentOS 6 Official Signing Key) <>)
Description :

If the GPG key verifies successfully, the command returns gpg OK.

[centos@centos ~]$ rpm -K ./Downloads/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm
./Downloads/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm: (sha1) dsa sha1 md5 gpg OK
[centos@centos ~]$

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