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{{merge|GnuPG}}
 
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Pinentry is used for some programs to get access to [[GnuPG]] and stored keys.
 
Pinentry is used for some programs to get access to [[GnuPG]] and stored keys.
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To view the documentation, use {{ic|info pinentry}}.
  
 
By standard it uses a gtk-frontend, to change this just call as root:
 
By standard it uses a gtk-frontend, to change this just call as root:
  
'''ln -s pinentry-XYZ pinentry'''
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{{bc|ln -s pinentry-XYZ /usr/bin/pinentry}}
  
 
with XYZ beeing qt, gtk, gtk2, curses
 
with XYZ beeing qt, gtk, gtk2, curses

Revision as of 11:05, 15 February 2013

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Notes: please use the second argument of the template to provide more detailed indications. (Discuss in Talk:Pinentry#)

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Notes: please use the first argument of the template to provide more detailed indications. (Discuss in Talk:Pinentry#)

Pinentry is used for some programs to get access to GnuPG and stored keys.

To view the documentation, use info pinentry.

By standard it uses a gtk-frontend, to change this just call as root:

ln -s pinentry-XYZ /usr/bin/pinentry

with XYZ beeing qt, gtk, gtk2, curses