mute output of gpg2 -d

J. Tull heavytull at
Sat Jul 14 14:09:20 CEST 2018

On +0200, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Fri, 13 Jul 2018 20:27, heavytull at said:
> > [user at linuxbox ~]$ gpg2 -d .my_pwds.gpg 2>/dev/null
> >
> > You need a passphrase to unlock the secret key for
> That output goes directly to the tty.  Without a pinentry you will need
> to enter the passphrase also directly via the tyy (because we need
> direct control to avoid echoing of the passphrase.  It seems that this
> is a left-over which should not be displayed (or to stderr) iff the
> pinentry is used.
> Use --batch or --no-tty to suppress this output

both options worked. So you mean it's a bug in gpg2?
> Shalom-Salam,
>    Werner
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