[PATCH] gnupg-2.0.1 - gpg-agent-info option fixup
wk at gnupg.org
Tue Jan 30 13:51:03 CET 2007
On Tue, 30 Jan 2007 09:16, alon.barlev at gmail.com said:
> But software like seahorse uses this option in order to redirect agent calls.
> It is more comfortable than using an environment variable in xinit, since the
> order of execution is not an issue.
Sorry, I don't understand that argument. I can't see why
gpg --gpg-agent-info $FOO
is more complicated than
Well, for fork/exec you need to use an extra putenv() but that is not
a real issue. Dropping this options makes it even easier for seahorse
as it goes into great lengths to detect such an option and remove it.
BTW, soemone should file a bug with seahorse: instead of using its
own conf file parser, it should make use of gpgconf which provides a
standard interface to change options.
> And no... I did not notice any warning... :)
Well, I was a bit ahead of time. It will be in 2.0.2 :-)
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