Scute returning a full chain is confusing signing applications

Damien Goutte-Gattat dgouttegattat at
Thu Sep 15 18:53:35 CEST 2022

On Thursday, 15 September 2022 08:46:45 BST Werner Koch wrote:
> I am currently using the t6002 branch which has a couple of small fixes.
> For example commit ca9b9a4d9eed avoids hangs due to broken certificate
> chains (it happens that I have some on my keyring).  I am in general
> satisfied wit the current state of things and that branch will soon be
> merged.

Good to know, I shall redo my tests with that branch.

> I would suggest that for now we use a new option (/etc/gnupg/scute.conf)
> to either enable or disable chain lookups.

Happy with that solution. I'll try to come up with a patch soon.


- Damien
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