Debian GPG key

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If you run into this error on Debian:

W: GPG error: lenny Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY EAFCFEBF8FEB8EBF

you ned to install the GPG key. Run this (as root or with sudo):

 apt-key advanced --keyserver --recv-keys F6E0FA5CF0307507BB23A512EAFCFEBF8FEB8EBF

You should get output similar to this:

Executing: gpg --ignore-time-conflict --no-options --no-default-keyring --secret-keyring /etc/apt/secring.gpg 
  --trustdb-name /etc/apt/trustdb.gpg --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg --primary-keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg
  --keyserver --recv-keys F6E0FA5CF0307507BB23A512EAFCFEBF8FEB8EBF
gpg: requesting key 8FEB8EBF from hkp server
gpg: key 8FEB8EBF: public key "Andrew McMillan <>" imported
gpg: no ultimately trusted keys found
gpg: Total number processed: 1
gpg:               imported: 1  (RSA: 1)