On Wed 2017-10-11 08:53:59 +0200, Fourhundred Thecat wrote: >> On 2017-10-10 15:48, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote: >> >> You could try the following: >> >> export GNUPGHOME=$(mktemp -d) >> gpg -d file.gpg >> rm -rf "$GNUPGHOME" > > thank you, that works. > > But it still starts the gpg-agent. > > How can I use gpg without the agent ?
Modern GnuPG delegates passphrase caching and secret key management to the gpg-agent co-process. The gpg-agent process should disappear as soon as you remove the ephemeral home directory. Why do you care whether gpg is one process or two processes? --dkg
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