Cannot decrypt file after clearing cache

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at
Wed Nov 24 13:46:24 CET 2021

On Mittwoch, 24. November 2021 12:39:15 CET Stephen Jeffrey via Gnupg-users 
> After entering the
> password it fails. I am using a fresh install of Fedora 35 and gpg2 version
> 2.3.2.
> Why is it failing after I clear the cache?

Because symmetric encryption is broken in version 2.3.2. See for details.

Use any other version. Too bad that Fedora 35 seems to have packaged this 
version. Please file a bug with them so that they can backport the fix or 
update to 2.3.3.

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