simplifying the use of --throw-keyid option
Mon Apr 7 22:36:03 2003
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David Shaw wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 02, 2003 at 08:17:41PM -0500, Todd wrote:
>> Pardon me for asking a question when I know very little about the subject,
>> but why not display the key for which gpg is asking for a passphrase? I'm
>> thinking of what ssh does, using key based authentication, it will prompt
>> you something like:
>> Enter passphrase for key '/home/user/.ssh/id_rsa':
>> Could that be done for gpg when it's trying your various secret keys?
>> Obviously, it would use either the keyid or some other identifier in place
>> of the file path as ssh uses.
> That is what GnuPG currently does.
Oops. That's what I get for asking about something I haven't used. :)
Todd OpenPGP -> KeyID: 0xD654075A | URL: www.pobox.com/~tmz/pgp
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