gpg-agent and X

Werner Koch wk at
Sat Aug 28 18:56:10 CEST 2021

On Thu, 26 Aug 2021 16:23, Klaus Ethgen said:

> It seems that I have the problem all time I use the QT pinentry. The
> gtk2 pinentry seems to be fine and with the switch to QT one, the

Did you tried pinentry 1.2.0 which we released last week?

FWIW, I am using xfce and had some problem with icons and thus also
pinentry in the past.  The solution was to set


in the environment and use one of the latest gnupg versons (2.2.30,
2.3.2).  But Pinentry 1.2.0 should also work if icons are not accessible



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