GnuPG 2.1 beta released

Werner Koch wk at
Wed Oct 27 09:21:40 CEST 2010

On Tue, 26 Oct 2010 21:12, flameeyes at said:

> Does it now respect TMPDIR environment variable as per GNU coding
> standards or does it still hardcode /tmp?

I didn't noticed that.  Changed it right now.

However, /tmp or TMPDIR is not anymore used by default.  We start
gpg-agent on demand and for that we need to use a fixed socket name.  IT
makes everything much easier.



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