[pacman-dev] [PATCH] (newgpg) Let pacman specify GnuPG's home directory.

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Mon Dec 15 13:58:53 EST 2008

On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 12:47 PM, Gerhard Brauer <gerbra at archlinux.de> wrote:
> Am Sun, 14 Dec 2008 12:59:39 -0600
> schrieb Chris Brannon <cmbrannon at cox.net>:
>> GnuPG looks for configuration files and keyrings in its home
>> directory. For a user, that is typically ~/.gnupg.
>> This patch causes pacman to use /etc/pacman.d/gnupg/ as the default
>> GnuPG home.  One may override the default using --gpgdir on the
>> command-line or GPGDir in pacman's configuration file.
> Seems to work here in test environment.
> I copied root's pubrig and trustdb to /etc/pacman.d/gnupg/
> The package itself isn't checked (.sig file or signature), but that was
> not the reason of your patch.
> What i mentioned in another posting (that libalpm don't find the
> keyring dir) is gone with your patch.

I like /etc/pacman.d/gnupg/ as the default dir. +1 from me 8)

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