Android/Termux: How to build gpg-agent without maintainer mode?

Dirk Gottschalk dirk.gottschalk1980 at
Wed Aug 22 13:48:31 CEST 2018

Am Mittwoch, den 22.08.2018, 13:21 +0200 schrieb Felix E. Klee:
> On Wed, Aug 22, 2018 at 1:08 PM, Dirk Gottschalk
> <dirk.gottschalk1980 at> wrote:
> > There's nothing what should "bug" you.
> Well if I call `g10/gpg` in the build, I get a big fat warning:
>     gpg: It is only intended for test purposes and should NOT be
>     gpg: used in a production environment or with production keys!
> *Shouldn’t that bug me?*

This depends on the source of your source version. If it is from a
release tarball, this shouldn't bother you.

I only get this warning if I have compiled from the GIT repository.

> That being said:
>   * The `agent/gpg-agent` does not output the warning.
>   * As said in my original post, I am only interested in the agent.
> It
>     is compatible with the `gpg` provided with Termux.

I don't know if it is possible to compile only the agent. 


Dirk Gottschalk
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52064 Aachen, Germany

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