HP-plugin 3.19.6 download gives me Error: Unable to recieve key from keyserver

Asked by Jim Martin on 2019-08-07

HP Linux Imaging and Printing System (ver. 3.19.6)
Plugin Download and Install Utility ver. 2.1

Checking for network connection...
Downloading plug-in from:
Downloading plug-in: [\ ] 0% Receiving digital keys: /usr/bin/gpg --homedir /home/elva/.hplip/.gnupg --no-permission-warning --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 0x4ABA2F66DBD5A95894910E0673D770CDA59047B9
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error: Unable to recieve key from keyserver

Running Lubuntu 16.04 on old 32 bit Thinkpad R51
network attached HP Color LaserJet Pro CP 1025nw Printer actually works with foo2zjs-3 under CUPS, but not with HPLIP
other machines are using the printer just fine

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2019-08-07
Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #1

The pgp.mit.edu key server is having some problems recently.
I suggest that you try again a bit later, maybe the problem is only temporary.

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