#711 ✓released

update to gpg 2.2.6

Reported by steve | April 13th, 2018 @ 02:39 PM | in 2.2.7 (closed)

Noteworthy changes in version 2.2.6

  • gpg,gpgsm: New option --request-origin to pretend requests coming from a browser or a remote site.

  • gpg: Fix race condition on trustdb.gpg updates due to too early released lock. [#3839]

  • gpg: Emit FAILURE status lines in almost all cases. [#3872]

  • gpg: Implement --dry-run for --passwd to make checking a key's passphrase straightforward.

  • gpg: Make sure to only accept a certification capable key for key signatures. [#3844]

  • gpg: Better user interaction in --card-edit for the factory-reset sub-command.

  • gpg: Improve changing key attributes in --card-edit by adding an explicit "key-attr" sub-command. [#3781]

  • gpg: Print the keygrips in the --card-status.

  • scd: Support KDF DO setup. [#3823]

  • scd: Fix some issues with PC/SC on Windows. [#3825]

  • scd: Fix suspend/resume handling in the CCID driver.

  • agent: Evict cached passphrases also via a timer. [#3829]

  • agent: Use separate passphrase caches depending on the request origin. [#3858]

  • ssh: Support signature flags. [#3880]

  • dirmngr: Handle failures related to missing IPv6 support gracefully. [#3331]

  • Fix corner cases related to specified home directory with drive letter on Windows. [#3720]

  • Allow the use of UNC directory names as homedir. [#3818]

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