gpgme-android dies when it needs pinentry

Werner Koch wk at
Wed Jun 19 18:41:44 CEST 2013

On Wed, 19 Jun 2013 06:30, hans at said:

> But for things like creating a new key, decrypting, signing, etc. gpgme always
> crashes.  It does not seem to even try to launch pinentry, because we're not
> seeing and logging from pinentry. Attached in the gpgme log for trying to

I can't see a gpgme crash for the log.  It might be a crash in gpg or
gpg-agent.  Can you please check?  Having gpg-agent and gpg log files
would also be useful.

> GPGME 2013-06-19 00:22:03 <0x4227>    _gpgme_io_read: enter: fd=0x2b, buffer=0x5c8339b0, count=1024
> GPGME 2013-06-19 00:22:03 <0x4227>    _gpgme_io_read: leave: result=0

The first read of the status-fd returns 0, i.e. EOF.  That should not



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