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

Andreas Ronnquist gusnan at
Mon Dec 16 20:49:12 CET 2019

On Mon, 16 Dec 2019 14:01:22 -0500
Daniel Kahn Gillmor <dkg at> wrote:

>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.

You are right of course, I mean gnome3 and not gtk3.


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