smart card under linux
mail at tgries.de
Tue Oct 21 13:54:28 CEST 2014
>> gpg: selecting openpgp failed: Card error
>> gpg: OpenPGP card not available: Card error
>> I've followed, I believe, all the instructions in the gnupg.com smartcard howto.
> Further, to the previous question, which distribution are you
> currently using ? There is a locking issue in Fedora with pcscd. I
> have not had time to dig deeper yet, but libvirt and some other
> binaries appear to be blocking the card.
> Temporary fix is to add a sudo line to restart pcscd or to disable the
> affected binaries, which might not be desirable.
> I will be looking into this further soon, just have some other work
> and also travel for work approaching, so I have not had much time yet.
Same problems for OpenSuse 13.1, Factory, 13.2 rc1.
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