gpg --quiet --quick-sign-key is not quiet
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When i run gpg --quiet --quick-sign-key, it emits the following to stdout:

sec  rsa3072/3E0FD8A37C52EA70
     created: 2019-07-01  expires: 2021-06-30  usage: SC  
     trust: ultimate      validity: ultimate
 Primary key fingerprint: 8D03 385D 14B9 CA0F B627  A47C 3E0F D8A3 7C52 EA70

     test key

This key is due to expire on 2021-06-30.

If i use --with-colons, it is even worse: a mix of colon-delimited and non-colon-delimited output:

uid:u::::::::test key:::S9 S8 S7 S2 H10 H9 H8 H11 H2 Z2 Z3 Z1,mdc,no-ks-modify:1,pm::

This key is due to expire on 2021-06-30.

Note that there is also an additional line of whitespace at the top and bottom too.


dkg created this task.Jul 1 2019, 9:50 PM
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werner triaged this task as Normal priority.Jul 1 2019, 9:58 PM
werner added a subscriber: werner.Jul 5 2019, 11:08 AM

Quiet tricky to get right; needs some rework.

werner edited projects, added gnupg (gpg23); removed gnupg (gpg22).Jul 5 2019, 11:08 AM
dkg added a comment.Jul 17 2019, 12:56 AM

does the removal of the gpg22 tag mean that it will not be possible to rely on colon-delimited output for the gpg 2.2 series?