Pin fails with svn & ssh & gnupg-agent & smartcard.

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Jul 17 20:30:02 CEST 2007

On Sat, 14 Jul 2007 05:00, guillaume.yziquel at said:

>   - poldi's documentation is rather hard to find on the web. For now, I
> found it only in the source of the poldi, and in the the source itself
> was not that easy to find. It's here:

Ahh, you are using Poldi.  I was not aware of that as it opens another
case of potential problems.

>   - in gpg-agent.conf, the line write-env-file
> /home/tyrael/.gpg-agent-info may perhaps work on Ubuntu, but on my
> Debian distribution, with a rather standard setup, this file looks more
> like ~/.gnupg/.gpg-agent-info-<hostname>.

This is distribution specific.  You should find a note about this in the
README.Debian file.

>   - there's a confusion between the documentation of poldi and the
> output of gpg --card-status concerning the expressions "serial number"
> and "application ID". The wording should be consistent in order to avoid
> confusion.

Poldi is not yet that matured

> Glad to have it working and stable,

Good to hear.



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