OpenPGP smartcard reader

Robert J. Hansen rjh at
Sat Sep 12 03:08:45 CEST 2015

> GNOME implements its own gpg-agent... badly... in ways that break
> smartcards.  I've heard they've recently fixed it, but as of 14.04 the
> broken GNOME behavior was still in place.  Search for GNOME and
> gpg-agent in these archives and you should find a solution.

And there's a wiki page for it, too:

Also see Simon Josefsson's writeup:

This misbehavior has been reported to Debian and Ubuntu:

... Hope these links help!

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