#771 new

pinentry not showing when issued from CLI

Reported by steve | August 24th, 2022 @ 04:52 PM

macOS 10.11 + GPG Suite 2016.4: OK
macOS 10.12.6 + GPG Suite 2019.2: not OK
macOS 12.5.1 + GPG Suite 2022.1: not OK


  1. execute in terminal
    echo -e "%dry-run\n%ask-passphrase\nKey-Type:RSA\nName-Real:TestKey"|gpg2 --gen-key --batch


Output: gpg: dry-run mode - key generation skipped


pinentry should show and dialog be functional

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