initramfs - gpg decryption failed invalid IPC response

Werner Koch wk at
Wed Feb 28 15:06:40 CET 2018

On Wed, 31 Jan 2018 22:25, mail at said:

>     gpg (GnuPG) 2.2.4
>     libgcrypt 1.8.2
> And prints:
>    gpg: encrypted with <bit-length> RSA key, ID <key id>. created
>    <date> <owner name + email>
>    gpg: public key decryption failed: Invalid IPC response
>    gpg: decryption failed: No secret key

Can you please add 

  --verbose --debug=ipc

to the gpg invocation?  This will show the IPC and thus the invalid IPC



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