gpg-agent partitioning between sessions?

Doug Barton dougb at
Mon Nov 12 23:52:14 CET 2012

What do you mean by that? Are you talking about different users, or do
you want to have different key stores for different terminals for the
same user? If the latter, why?


On 11/12/2012 02:48 PM, Pete Ashdown wrote:
> I thought this was required to have per terminal key storage.
> On 11/12/2012 11:41 AM, Doug Barton wrote:
>> On 11/12/2012 08:02 AM, Pete Ashdown wrote:
>>> I'm trying to "drop-in" gpg-agent for ssh-agent, and I was surprised to
>>> find how gpg-agent behaves with multiple instances. 
>> Why are your running multiple instances?

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