gpg-agent and X

Klaus Ethgen klaus+gnupg at
Sat Aug 28 09:54:07 CEST 2021

Am Fr den 27. Aug 2021 um 14:12 schrieb Jerry Seibert:
> On Thu, 26 Aug 2021 16:23:16 +0100, Klaus Ethgen stated:
> >Unfortunately, the gtk3 version of pinentry has some toxic dependencies
> >that I never want to have.
> Would you be so kind as to list, and possibly explain, those toxic
> dependencies?

I just tested it right away, and there is no gtk3 build anymore in
pinentry, it is only the gnome3 pinentry that can be build. And at least
on gentoo, the pinentry-gnome3 is not working with X anymore.

Klaus Ethgen                             
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