Pageant proxy to gpg-agent

Werner Koch wk at
Mon Jul 1 21:06:18 CEST 2013

On Tue, 22 Jan 2013 07:33, gniibe at said:

>> Are we talkig about 2.0 or 2.1?  While supporting ECC in 2.1, I fixed a
>> couple of flaws.
> I was talking about GnuPG 2.0.17 on Windows.  I am using GPG4Win
> (2.1.1 beta).
> I think that it's good to backport the changes from 2.1 to 2.0.

I just back ported the ssh changed to 2.0.  This will also give ecdsa
support in 2.0.21.

I had to do this back port to start working on integrated pageant

> Today, I did an experiment for SSH-agent-proxy (against Cygwin
> OpenSSH), and it worked for me.

Thanks for figuring out the details.

> I think that the support of Cygwin Unix Domain socket can be
> implemented as an enhancement of libassuan.  Perhaps, it's just adding
> a flag (or functions) to support Cygwin compatible AF_LOCAL socket.

We can eventually do that in 2.1.x.  For now support for putty is on my
short list.



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