Problems generating keys on card "`SCD WRITEKEY' to agent failed: ec=4.281"

James Davis james at
Thu Jun 21 17:10:24 CEST 2007

James Davis wrote:

> gpg: sending command `SCD WRITEKEY' to agent failed: ec=4.281
> gpg: storing key onto card failed: general error
> Key generation failed: general error

Further to my last e-mail this only occurs when I ask for a backup copy
of my key to be kept. Keeping everything on the card causes no problems.


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