gpg-agent and other passphrase caching tools

Werner Koch
Wed Oct 2 09:19:01 2002

On Tue, 1 Oct 2002 20:38:10 +0200, Malte Gell said:

> Is gpg-agent stable enough for use in production environments ? It seems 

I use it daily.

> to be part of the Aegypten project, will it find its way into the 
> "normal" gpg tree as well ?

Yes, in will be part of 2.0

> gpg-agent works well as far as I can see, but are there any other 
> similar tools which may be more mature or what are you using ?

There is the old gpg-agent form gpg 1.1.1 and there is Quintuple Agent
as a gpg independant passphrase caching system.