Pinentry does not show "please insert smartcard" dialog

Dirk Gottschalk dirk.gottschalk1980 at
Sat Jun 30 13:20:55 CEST 2018


Am Mittwoch, den 27.06.2018, 09:42 +0200 schrieb Sebastian Wiesinger:

> What doesn't work is the "please insert smartcard" dialog when the
> key
> is not plugged in. I manually added the correct keygrip to the
> sshcontrol file but this does not work. On my MacOS the same config
> does display the "insert smartcard" dialog.
> Any idea why it doesn't work on my Linux system or how to find out? I
> already tried multiple debug options but no helpful info showed up in
> the logs.

There is no card reader available, when yubikey is not plugged in. I
use the smartcard with a external reader. I also do not see this dialof
when the Reader is not connected.

I think, there is a dependence to a connected reader to schow this


Dirk Gottschalk
Paulusstrasse 6-8
52064 Aachen
Tel.: +49 1573 1152350
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