pinentry debug-wait?

Werner Koch wk at
Fri May 29 13:23:59 CEST 2009

On Thu, 28 May 2009 22:44, bernhard at said:
> Why isn't  there a --debug-wait option in pinentry.c?
> It seems that if you set an "OPTION debug-wait" via assuan pinentry will wait 
> for the debugger, but how is this helpful if gpg-agent calls several 

This was introduced during the huge refactoring in March 2002.  It was
probably used along with ad-hoc modification in gpg-agent.

The usual way to debug pinentry's interaction with gpg-agent is by using
a wrapper script and optionally invoke it under debugger control.



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