Annoying bug: gpg-agent+gnupg and cancelling in pinentry-* repops pinentry two times

Werner Koch wk at
Fri Jan 17 10:06:02 CET 2003

On Thu, 16 Jan 2003 23:24:33 +0100, Marc Mutz said:

> What needs to be done?
> 1. return the information that the user cancelled pinentry from
>    agent_get_passphrase to passphrase_to_dek

Thre are also other problems with GnuPG's use of gpg-agent and we
can't do a clean solution without changing a lot of code.  This is not
good for a gnupg-stable.

> 2. Extend the status-fd protocol to include a STATUS_CANCELLED

I have to think about this.  Might be a good interim solution.

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