GPG agent forward on Debian: setting pinentry mode 'loopback' failed: Forbidden
oz.tiram at gmail.com
Wed Nov 4 22:09:43 CET 2020
I solved this issue finally! What a weird UI ...
So ..., apparently, it's not enough to tell the gpg-agent which tty needs
to be used via GPG_TTY!
You also have to do:
> I guess something is wrong on the local machine.
gpg-connect-agent updatestartuptty /bye >/dev/null
Now, when I try to decrypt a file on the remote machine, pinentry opens a
dialog on the local machine.
If the password is properly typed, the decrypted file is printed out on the
This took quite a while to figure out!
Imagine there's no countries
it isn't hard to do
Nothing to kill or die for
And no religion too
Imagine all the people
Living life in peace
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