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- May 28 2019, 1:01 AM (7 w, 3 d)
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Wed, Jun 26
Thank you. I just downloaded the source for pinentry-1.1.0 and changed this line:
Tue, Jun 25
Jun 4 2019
No worries -- you led me in the direction of a solution when you mentioned loopback mode. I appreciate your time and your help!
Jun 3 2019
I found these instructions for pinentry loopback in Emacs, and they worked!
When you can configure it properly, there is a way to workaround it.
Thank you for that analysis. I don't understand some of the parts (because I don't know anything about pinentry), but I do have some questions.
May 31 2019
Please let me know if I can run any other tests to help debug this issue. I'm happy to help.
May 28 2019
I should add that using gpg on the command line works fine over SSH. The problem occurs only inside Emacs over SSH.
Ah, I added the --verbose option and got this output (sanitized by me):
Thank you, werner. Could you please tell me an exact GPG command to do this signing, and tell me where the output line should appear? I tried this command on the command line:
I also tried adding this to my gpg-agent.conf file:
Oh, in case it wasn't clear, the idea that another application (GNU emacs) is receiving keystrokes meant for the gpg-agent prompt is probably a security risk....