gpg: cannot open /dev/tty: Permission denied
Wed, 15 Sep 1999 09:24:31 -0700
From: Werner Koch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Matthias Urlichs <email@example.com> writes:
> > "chmod 666 /dev/tty".
> > Some Linux boxes have broken permissions for that device file.
> I assumed that he wants to use it in a CGI script or something like
> this and then it is not a good idea to write to the tty anyway.
I want to use it in both contexts. Thanks to everyone for the
What exactly is it trying to write to the tty, anyway?