How to prevent passphrase caching in 2.1

Carola Grunwald caro at
Mon Nov 21 15:20:04 CET 2016

Hello Werner,

thanks for your fast reply.

On Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:30:51 +0100, you wrote:

>On Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:18, caro at said:
>> to gpg-agent.conf the official way to deactivate passphrase caching
>> completely and make GnuPG only use the term transferred with the
>Please describe what you want to achieve.

It's about a multi-user mail/news server, where multithreaded message
processing for all user accounts is done by a single gpg agent. As for
each single decryption task only a defined passphrase is allowed to be
used it's essential to have caching, which implicates the risk of
unauthorized passphrase usage, strictly deactivated.

Kind regards


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