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pinentry encodes the "%"-character
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Someone on Gentoo's bugtracker describes a problem with pinentry encoding
"%"-character to "%25". I can reproduce this with pinentry 0.7.5 on my system.
Funny if you use a passphrase like "have%fun!" ;-)



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That is no bug but required by the Assuan protocol:

@item D <raw data>
Raw data returned to client. There must be exactly one space after the
'D'. The values for '%', CR and LF must be percent escaped; this is