All of the key-servers I visit are timing out. I need to install packages without checking the signatures of the public keys. Is there a way to bypass all the signature checks/ignore all of the signature errors or fool apt into thinking the signature passed?
From tha manual page of
You can make this setting permanent by using your own config file at
In this way, you don't need to use the option every time you want to install software. Note: I do not recommend setting this option by default, it bypasses signature checks that could allow an adversary to compromise your computer.
Maybe you can try to create the file /etc/apt/apt.conf (it will be read if you create it) and insert this code: