gpgconf on FreeBSD-8.2

Werner Koch wk at
Mon Apr 2 18:54:18 CEST 2012

On Mon,  2 Apr 2012 14:22, jerry at said:

> However, since I do not have a global gpg configuration file, what
> file is it checking, if any? I assume it is not checking the
> ~/.gnupg.gpg.conf file, since if I try to check it manually with
> gpgconf, it reports errors.

You can't check it manually.  gpgconf knows which configuration files
belongs to which modules.  Technically gpgconf calls gpg with the
options this way:

  gpg2 --gpgconf-test

However, it is better to use gpgconf, the way you did it.



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