pinentry-gtk-2 dialog doesn't appear before getting input

Daniel Kahn Gillmor dkg at
Mon Dec 16 20:01:22 CET 2019

On Mon 2019-12-16 13:39:10 +0100, Andreas Ronnquist wrote:
> Changing to pinentry-gtk3 also removes the problem, and that is an
> acceptable solution for me, so I have no hurry in getting fixes to the
> gtk-2 version.

just to clarify, i think you're talking about pinentry-gnome3, not
gtk3.  Right?

My experience is that pinentry-gnome3 is much better-integrated with any
modern desktop installation than pinentry-gtk2 is, so this outcome is
not surprising to me.

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