[Pkg-gnupg-maint] Bug#709104: Should not Depends or Recommends gnupg-agent

Eric Dorland eric at debian.org
Sun Jan 4 23:16:34 UTC 2015

Control: tags -1 wontfix

* Josh Triplett (josh at joshtriplett.org) wrote:
> Package: gnupg2
> Followup-For: Bug #709104
> Another possible alternative that would address this bug: modify the
> existing dependency on gnupg-agent to allow alternative implementations
> of the agent protocol, such as gnome-keyring.
> (To respond to an earlier message: gnome-keyring does not "proxy"
> gpg-agent or ssh-agent, it replaces them completely.)

So to summarize, there's basically two bugs. One is the dependency set
pulled in by pinentry-gtk2, which is better tracked in #753163.

Given the further coupling of gpg-agent and gpg in 2.1 I don't think
we can relax the dependency.

Eric Dorland <eric at kuroneko.ca>
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