Force textual pinpad

Paolo Bolzoni paolo.bolzoni.brown at
Thu Mar 24 12:28:24 CET 2016

I don't have a $GNUPGHOME/gpg-agent.conf file, I can simply create it
or I have to assume something is terribly wrong in my system?

On Thu, Mar 24, 2016 at 12:26 PM, Damien Goutte-Gattat
<dgouttegattat at> wrote:
> On 03/24/2016 12:01 PM, Paolo Bolzoni wrote:
>> To unset DISPLAY env var works really well, but I'd prefere something
>> I can setup in the gpg options.
> You can configure the agent to use the TTY version of Pinentry. Add the
> following to your $GNUPGHOME/gpg-agent.conf:
>   pinentry-program /usr/bin/pinentry-tty
> (Adjust for the location of the pinentry-tty binary if needed.)

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