gpg-agent 2.1.0's ssh-agent functionality produces error messages about smartcards when no smartcards are present or used
wk at gnupg.org
Fri Nov 21 14:25:42 CET 2014
On Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:16, dkg at fifthhorseman.net said:
> gpg-agent: no authentication key for ssh on card: Card error
> This happens even if there is no smartcard configured or used for ssh.
This should not be different from 2.0. gpg-agent always checks whether
a smartcard is inserted and tries to use this smartcard, regardless of
~/.gnupg/sshcontrol. Thus you see that warning (and with PC/SC the
This might have been introduced a while back when gniibe fixed the
handling of plugable smartcard readers. I am not sure what to do about
this. We would need to tell scdaemon to silence these warnings iff
they are due to the use-plugged-card-for-ssh feature.
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