The FTP Based Key Server System

Rather than using the Email based system which is non-realtime, or the WWW interface which only fetches one key at a time, sites making frequent lookups may care to copy the published public key ring from the FTP key server (which also holds PGP code).
The data is replicated on a number of servers across the internet. If you intend to access reasonable sized files, or if performance is poor or erratic, it would be advisable to select one of the "local" servers, rather than leaving it to the whim of the DNS as to which server is accessed. Local servers currently available are:
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