macgpg2 update! gpg2 working under Mac OS X with smartcard support!

Benjamin Donnachie benjamin at
Sat Jul 15 14:41:12 CEST 2006

... Not sure whether my first attempt made it ...

Binary install packages are now available for Mac OS X; PowerPC only at
this stage with Universal binaries to follow.

Please follow the instructions at

This package brings the power of gnupg v1.9.20 and OpenPGP Smartcards to
the Mac!  Authenticate under SSH using your card from any SSH
application including Fugu!  See
for a screen shot.

Use my native pinentry-mac program to cache your passphrase with
gpg-agent under, for example, enigmail!

Fully compatible with mac-gpg and gpg v1.4.*.  No more compiling from
source!  No more darwin ports!  No more QT libraries!  Just click and

This package is an alpha release and will be fully integrated into the
mac-gpg project once fully tested.

Feedback welcome.

Ben Donnachie.
Pythagoras Software (UK)

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