root certificate for smime missing gpgconf --launch dirmngr

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Mon Aug 10 10:53:28 CEST 2020

Am Mittwoch 29 Juli 2020 13:56:46 schrieb Uwe Brauer via Gnupg-users:
> > I believe the original question was, how to allow gpg to automatically
> > trust the root certificates provided by the os or Thunderbird.
> Yes it was and I still don't know.

As far as I know gpgsm does not provide an automatic way
to use X509 root certificates from the operating system
or Thunderbird.

You could construct a simple script to sync certs to dirmngr
if the os or other app store updates.


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