Can't ssh-add a key w/o a passphrase
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When ssh-add'ing a key to gpg-agent and not assigning a passphrase to store the
key in gpg-agent, the operation silenty fails. The Debian bug report cllaims
this is a regression.

Note that the usual confirm-no-passphrase dialog does not show up either.

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Any thoughts or progress on this?

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I can reproduce this. Our test indeed feeds a passphrase to the agent.

werner raised the priority of this task from Normal to High.Jun 23 2017, 5:14 PM

Well, can you then please fix it?