gpg 2.1: no error message if gpg-agent or pinentry fail

Patrick Brunschwig patrick at
Thu Dec 24 09:08:16 CET 2015

On 23.12.15 20:47, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Dec 2015 18:29, patrick at said:
>> I have to bring up this topic again for gpg 2.1.10.
> Is there an entry in the bug tracker?

No, and I think I have to correct myself. I re-tested with libgpg-error
1.21 and cannot reproduce the bug anymore.

>> But for "gpg2 --status-fd 1 --decrypt" there is no such message anymore,
> BTW: Please take care when using stdout for the status channel unless
> you use --output FILE.  The plaintext can be used to mess up your status
> processing.  Never mix the status output with the data output.

Sure, I would normally use stdout for status-fd.


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