[Solved] Re: unblock PIN: Permission denied
schaefer_c at freenet.de
Tue Sep 23 19:17:35 CEST 2008
Hello Werner Koch.
Your hint works like a charm!
Werner Koch schrieb:
> On Sun, 21 Sep 2008 14:25, schaefer_c at freenet.de said:
>> and then choosing "2. unblock PIN", i get the respone "Error unblocking
>> the PIN: permission denied".
> You are probably using the gpg-agent and scdaemon. gpg then diverts all
> card operation to this daemon instead of doing the card access by
> By default admin commands are not allowed, that is you can't generate a
> key on the card, or change any data. To allow admin command you need to
> into ~/.gnupg/scdaemon.conf and kill scdaemon ("pkill scdaemon" 3 times
> should be sufficient). Then try again. [Remember to use the Admin-PIN
> when unblocking].
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