[pkg-gnupg-maint] Bug#928963: Bug#928963: fixed in gnupg2 2.2.13-2

Daniel Kahn Gillmor dkg at fifthhorseman.net
Tue Jun 25 01:30:16 BST 2019

Hi Paul--

On Sat 2019-06-22 20:51:00 +0200, Paul Gevers wrote:
> On Tue, 14 May 2019 06:18:31 +0000 Daniel Kahn Gillmor
> <dkg at fifthhorseman.net> wrote:
>>  gnupg2 (2.2.13-2) unstable; urgency=medium
>>  .
>>    * Correct gpg-wks-server manpage (Closes: #927431) Thanks, ju xor!
>>    * Fix handling private keys with comments (Closes: #928963, #928964)
>>    * clean up logcheck rules for gpg-agent (Closes: #918466)
>>    * Update gpg-wks-client.1 (Closes: #918586)
>>    * cherry-pick more patches from upstream STABLE-BRANCH-2-2
> Is there any reason that we shouldn't want to unblock this for buster
> (i.e. is there any reason why you didn't file an unblock bug request)?

Filing an unblock for gnupg2 version 2.2.13-2 for buster is on my stack
of things to do, but i'm quite far behind on other work.  I do think it
would be useful to have, and i welcome any help in filing such an
unblock request.

This change includes several upstream cleanup changes beyond the
2.2.12-1 that is in buster right now, in particular (from upstream's

  * gpg: Implement key lookup via keygrip (using the & prefix).

  * gpg: Allow generating Ed25519 key from existing key.

  * gpg: Emit an ERROR status line if no key was found with -k.

  * gpg: Stop early when trying to create a primary Elgamal key.  [#4329]

  * gpgsm: Print the card's key algorithms along with their keygrips
    in interactive key generation.

  * agent: Clear bogus pinentry cache in the error case.  [#4348]

  * scd: Support "acknowledge button" feature.

  * scd: Fix for USB INTERRUPT transfer.  [#4308]

  * wks: Do no use compression for the the encrypted challenge and

Since the gnupg2 source produces a udeb for gpgv, there are likely to be
additional hurdles to clearing the queue. :/

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