gnupg:passphrase for new key asked three times
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Working with outlook to create a new key while using you have to give a given Passphrase a third time


hfalk created this task.Dec 4 2019, 1:31 PM
werner triaged this task as Normal priority.Dec 4 2019, 7:54 PM
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That is actually a GnuPG thing. We originally did it this way to help people remember their passphrase before they start using the key. I agree it is annoying and I would like to remove it too. At the same time we should really think about making no-passphrase the default and require it only with certain compliance settings.