[Announce] GnuPG 2.1.6 released

Neal H. Walfield neal at walfield.org
Thu Jul 2 17:37:45 CEST 2015

Hi Folkert,

At Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:22:50 +0200,
folkert wrote:
> At least with gpg2 2.1.4-1 and gpgme 1.5.5-2 the passphrase callback
> does not work.
> When enabled I get the "secret key unusable" error, and without the
> callback (enter passphrase via agent) it works fine.
> If I remember correctly you stated that you need gpg2 v2.1 or better
> for that to work:
> https://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-devel/2015-May/029872.html

Can you create (or point me to) a small, self-contained example that
demonstrates this behavior?  (I haven't been following this issue
closely so I'm not clear how to exactly recreate the issue.)  If you
don't have time for that, can you at least open an issue on


:) Neal

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