[pkg-gnupg-maint] Bug#835394: Bug#835394: gnupg-agent: gpg agent refusing ssh agent work

Raphaël raphael.droz at gmail.com
Sat Jun 24 02:56:11 UTC 2017

On Thu, Jun 22, 2017 at 07:05:38PM +0200, Werner Koch wrote:
>   SSH_AUTH_SOCK="$(gpgconf --list-dirs agent-ssh-socket)"
>   export SSH_AUTH_SOCK
> is the way to go.

thanks for tip

> Right.  gpg-agent takes a copy of the key and stored it in its own DB.

good to know

But still, that's does not explain why my key (a password-less ssh-key
in this case) is refused by the agent:
> sign_and_send_pubkey: signing failed: agent refused operation

Could the "agent" give me the *reason* why it didn't "want to sign"?
Any debugging/more verbose system here?

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