gpg: Ohhhh jeeee: ... this is a bug (g10.c:1433:main)
Closed, ResolvedPublic

Description

Release: gnupg-1.2.6

Environment

Blade2000/Solaris/SparcOS5

Description

NEXTLab2:/user/thsim> gpg --list-keys

gpg: Ohhhh jeeee: ... this is a bug (g10.c:1433:main)
secmem usage: 0/0 bytes in 0/0 blocks of pool 0/32768
Abort

NEXTLab2:/user/thsim>

Fix

Unknown

dshaw added a subscriber: dshaw.Jul 22 2005, 4:54 PM

This is the "make sure we've dropped root privs" assert.

werner added a subscriber: werner.Jul 22 2005, 6:37 PM

Are you by any chance running gpg in an environment where the real user ID is no the effective user ID - for example with a suid(0) shell? Please run a
id -u; id -ur
to check

No reponse for a year so closing this report. Although 1.2 is not longer supported.

werner closed this task as Resolved.Jul 28 2006, 9:08 PM