how to disable pinentry
dgouttegattat at incenp.org
Wed Feb 25 10:06:24 CET 2015
On 02/25/2015 02:01 AM, Smith, Cathy wrote:
> Can someone tell the how to disable pinentry? I'd like to be able to run gpg --edit-key, or to open a password encrypted file without a GUI.
You could use a console-only pinentry, such as pinentry-curses or
pinentry-tty. Add the following line in your ~/.gnupg/gpg-agent.conf:
> I have gpg 2.0.14 on CentOS 6.6 and RHEL6U6.
> I've tried to disable pinentry, without success, with the following
> 1. comment out use-agent in ~/.gnupg/gpg.conf
You cannot avoid using GnuPG Agent with gpg 2. As stated in the man
page, gpg 2 always requires the agent, and the use-agent option has no
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