gpg-agent (2.0.7) hardcodes usage of /tmp directory

Florian Weimer fweimer at
Sat Mar 22 17:36:30 CET 2008

* Werner Koch:

> IMHO this is correct.  We are not using a temporary directory but a
> using /tmp as directory known to be local.  This is a requirement for
> creating a socket.

Is it, really?  They don't work for inter-node communication, but on
the same node, everything should work as expected.

(/dev/log works on NFS, too.)

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