How to tell the gpg agent to forget a passphrase
tmz at pobox.com
Thu Mar 16 17:54:53 CET 2006
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Olaf Gellert wrote:
> is there any documentation on the commands that the
> gpg agent understands?
info gnupg has documentation on gpg-agent. I'm not sure if it has all
that you're looking for, but it should be a good start.
> I am usign gpg agent with Mozilla/Enigmail. This works
> fine. One thing that I am missing is how to tell the
> agent to forget the stored passphrases.
Send the agent a SIGHUP. That will clear all stored passphrases.
> By the way: What does "--enable-ssh- support" do? Sounds
> like acting as a replacement for the ssh-agent?
It is. The info page has an example for how to do this.
Todd OpenPGP -> KeyID: 0xD654075A | URL: www.pobox.com/~tmz/pgp
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