pinentry problems

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at
Tue Apr 17 11:11:22 CEST 2018

On 04/17/2018 10:52 AM, Paul H. Hentze wrote:
> Actually those commands
>>     find ~/.gnupg -type d -exec chown 0700 '{}' ';'
>>     find ~/.gnupg -type f -exec chown 0600 '{}' ';'
> didn't work.
> The terminal responded: "chown: The owner of data XXX is going to be
> changed. This is not allowed." and it did that with every file in that
> folder.

Seems like a mixup of chmod and chown there, although make sure the user
is correct as well.

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