possible bug with --batch and 1.4.2

Tobias Roth randomiadgf at fsck.ch
Thu Aug 4 23:08:35 CEST 2005

On Thu, 04 Aug 2005 22:47:46 +0200
Michael Schierl <schierlm at gmx.de> wrote:

> Hmm. Some question. Is it a bug of my program (i.e. have not caught
> incorrect inputs) or a bug in GPG when I trigger a
> gpg: Ohhhh jeeee: ... this is a bug
> with --batch --gen-key?
> If the latter:
> - - "Subkey-Type: fuckme" (or anything which is no valid algorithm)
> - - two "%commit" in series (without a key in between)
> are two cases I can remember where I triggered an assertion.
> And another (unrelated) one: when trying to set the ownertrust to 0
> via
> - --edit-key.

Good programming style assumed, it is always a bug when an assertion is
triggered. So my answer would be (though I am not a GnuPG programmer),
these are all bugs in GnuPG and not your program.

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