Configuring gpg-agent

Benjamin Donnachie benjamin at
Sun May 7 03:44:32 CEST 2006

Benjamin Donnachie wrote:
> Now try to send a signed message.  Thunderbird will hang.  However, if
> you kill it by entering ctrl+c in the xterm window you will then notice
> a window asking you to enter your passphrase!

This is a known issue with running qt applications natively with Mac OS,

The easiest solution will be to install either qt or GTK+ for X11, and
then launch thunderbird from within xterm (the X11 terminal).


More information about the Gnupg-users mailing list