2.1.19 testing failures on the debian build daemons

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at sumptuouscapital.com
Tue Mar 21 10:52:58 CET 2017

On 03/21/2017 10:24 AM, Justus Winter wrote:
> The test suite now relies on 'gpgconf --create-socketdir' to make
> arbitrary gnupghomes work.

Seems like this introduces a requirement on the systemd behavior with
/run/user/${UID}/gnupg that may or may not be present in other systems?

> I believe that the problem of restricting the length of gnupghomes is
> orthogonal to what 'gpgconf --create-socketdir' solves (even though
> indeed separate socket directories solve it as a side effect), but I
> have been unable to convince Werner of that.  So now we have to make
> sure that 'gpgconf --create-socketdir' actually works everywhere and
> robustly solves this problem too.

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