Adding a gpg key via apt-key systematically fails since I've switched to Ubuntu 17.04 (I doubt it's directly related though). ... 176.32.101.82|:443... failed: No route to host. 1 Answer. gpg: keyserver refresh failed: No route to host OpenPGP keyring refresh failed: gpg: refreshing 4 keys from hkps://hkps.pool.sks-keyservers.net gpg: keyserver refresh failed: No route to host OpenPGP keyring refresh failed: gpg: refreshing 4 keys from hkps://hkps.pool.sks-keyservers.net gpg: keyserver refresh failed: No route to host 2017-07-06T10:48:40Z tag:gpgtools.tenderapp.com,2011-11-04:Comment/42904110 2017-07-05T12:11:08Z 2017-07-05T12:11:08Z gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host hot 1. interesting, I see gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host Any explanation as to how your solution works and what else is going on here? gpg --keyserver hkp://b4ckbone.de --recv-keys 409B6B1796C275462A1703113804BB 82D39DC0E3 7D2BAF1CF37B13E2069D6956105BD0 E739499BDB. Example with Spotify's repo key: $ sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// It looks like firewall blocking port 11371 which is used by gpg. Force it to use port 80 to get gpg key. gpg2 --send-keys my_key gpg: sending key my_key to hkps://hkps.pool.sks-keyservers.net gpg: keyserver send failed: No route to host gpg: keyserver send failed: No route to host I'm able to ping and traceroute that keyserver, I don't think it's a DNS or network issue. ... No route to host. sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 C1289A29 Jay McGavren Treehouse Teacher Jay McGavren . Posted by bparanj at Saturday, June 23, 2018. gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host Solution: gpg-connect-agent --dirmngr 'keyserver --hosttable' BYE. STAFF. no matter which server I choose. GitHub is home to over 50 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together. Cannot install RVM gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host. Force it to use port 80 to get gpg key. Dismiss Join GitHub today. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. – Brooks DuBois Dec 30 '19 at 19:54 add a comment | Ruby 2.3.x and older are not compatible with OpenSSL 1.1.x on OpenSuse Tumbleweed hot 1. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Install RVM without root permissions hot 1. cannot install on Debian stable (libssl1.0-dev) hot 1. gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host hot 1. Jay McGavren Treehouse … gpg: keyserver receive failed: No keyserver available. When i try to install the RVM it gives the error: gpg: keyserver receive failed: No route to host.