Generating smart-card stubs on a clean computer?
John at Mozilla-Enigmail.org
Wed Sep 1 04:24:37 CEST 2010
Grant Olson wrote:
> I can find docs on generating a key on a smart card, and migrating an
> existing key to the smart card. But I can't figure out how to configure
> the smart card on a clean machine that never had my secret keys.
> The card has both signing and encryption keys on it. The drivers are
> installed. I'm running gpg2 (via gpg4win) on a Windows XP box.
> --card-status and --card-edit work. But if I try to sign something, I'm
> told I don't have any secret keys. How do I get stubs to show up in the
> local gpg configuration?
> Does anyone know how I can do this?
Issuing fetch within 'gpg --card-edit' and then 'gpg --card-status' have always
worked for me
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