[arch-general] gpg-agent

Ivan S. Freitas ivansichfreitas at gmail.com
Fri Sep 11 14:16:46 UTC 2015

On Thu, Sep 10, 2015 at 11:23 PM, edson duarte
<edsonduarte1990 at riseup.net> wrote:
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> hi!
> for some time now, gpg-agent complains about "--write-env-file" being
> an obsolete option, but in the wiki[1] still says to configure
> ~/.bash_profile using this option.

This option was deprecated with the release of gnupg 2.1 [1], it shouldn't be
needed anymore since the agent is now started on demand by any
application that needs it, and listens to the socket located at

[1] https://www.gnupg.org/faq/whats-new-in-2.1.html

Ivan Sichmann Freitas

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