gpgsm issueing two concurrent passphrase requests fails

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Fri Aug 1 10:23:40 CEST 2014

On Thursday 10 July 2014 at 21:28:41, Alfred Ganz wrote:
>   gpgsm --import ssh-key.p12
> and it is after this command there exists a hanging pinentry.

Which pinentries did you try?
Did you try with pinentries that open an X11 window in particular?

My hypothesis is that the curses backend triggers the problem.
But, I maybe wrong about this. 

Having a reproducable testcase in an reported issue on
would be nice. We should work up to this point.


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