Stop gpg-agent after inactivity time

Werner Koch wk at
Sun Sep 4 17:19:02 CEST 2016

On Sun,  4 Sep 2016 13:09, alec at said:

> Would it be at all possible to implement automatic stopping of gpg-agent
> when it is not used? It could be with gpg command line argument. E.g. if
> gpg-agent was started automatically by gpg --agent-auto-stop command it
> will exit 1 minute after last use.

We recently discussed this and the feature request is at



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