GPGME TODO list old items
wk at gnupg.org
Thu Mar 8 17:23:00 CET 2018
On Wed, 7 Mar 2018 10:30, ben at adversary.org said:
> So I'm trying to tidy up some of the ancient things and make
> the GPGME TODO list a thing that is both worth checking and
Oh, that is a pretty old file with the last Chnages from 2009.
> ** gpg 1.4.2 lacks error reporting if sign/encrypt with revoked
According to the gpg NEWS this didn't chnaged. I would say mark it as
> ** gpg 1.4.2 does crappy error reporting (namely none at all) when
> smart card is missing for sign operation:
> [GNUPG:] CARDCTRL 4
> gpg: selecting openpgp failed: ec=6.110
> gpg: signing failed: general error
> [GNUPG:] BEGIN_ENCRYPTION 2 10
> gpg: test: sign+encrypt failed: general error
We will definitely not do any updates for smartcard in gpg 1.4 anymore.
Thus this is also a WONTFIX.
> ** Without agent and with wrong passphrase, gpg 1.4.2 enters into
> an infinite loop.
Indeed? This might have been fixes since 1.4.2 - I have not checked.
> 3. Should we mark them as done, won't fix or just cut them from the
> TODO file?
Mark them as and also add a note to the top of the TODO that the file
might be out of date and that current feature requests can be found at
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