weird WARNING messages with 1.0.7

David Shaw
Wed Jun 12 17:13:02 2002

On Wed, Jun 12, 2002 at 02:22:55PM +0200, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Tue, 11 Jun 2002 23:51:51 +0300, Jussi Ekholm said:

> > [11:48pm] ekhowl@erpland:~$ gpg --version
> > gpg: WARNING: --honor-http-proxy is a deprecated option.
> > gpg: please use "--keyserver-options honor-http-proxy" instead
> Can we make this message any clearer?  You should edit your
> ~/.gnupg/options and replace the line "honor-http-proxy" by a line
> "keyserver-options honor-http-proxy".  Note that the leading dashes
> are not used in the options file.

For when the problem is in the options file, I think I'll change this
to be something like:

gpg: /path/to/option/file:lineno: deprecated option "honor-http-proxy"
gpg: please use "keyserver-options honor-http-proxy" instead

With the line number given, it should be clearer where the problem is.

If the option comes from the command line, then it will be the current


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