GpgmePassphraseCb: no way to make difference between cancel and invalid password

Stéphane Corthésy stephane at
Wed Aug 21 23:22:01 CEST 2002

On Wednesday, August 21, 2002, at 07:33  PM, Miguel Coca wrote:

> On Wed, Aug 21, 2002 at 00:06:25 +0200, Stéphane Corthésy wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Using gpgme 0.3.8:
>> When using a context to sign or decrypt data, according to the 
>> operation
>> result (the GpgmeError value) there is no way to make the difference
>> between the two following situations:
> You can abort the operation from inside the callback with 
> gpgme_cancel().
> Then the operation will return GPGME_Canceled.

Is it really the way to do it? IIRC, in previous releases (0.3.4 or 
earlier?) we were supposed to return NULL from the callback to indicate 
that user cancelled passphrase callback.



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