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Re: PGP/gandalf

On Thu, Oct 08, 1998 at 03:27:23PM -0700, David Welton wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 08, 1998 at 03:16:14PM -0700, Turbo Fredriksson wrote:
> > I'm having trouble on gandalf... Any idea what can couse this?
> > ----- s n i p -----
> > You need a pass phrase to unlock your RSA secret key. 
> > Key for user ID: Turbo Fredriksson <turbo@tripnet.se>
> > 1024-bit key, key ID 788CD1A9, created 1996/02/23

> > Enter pass phrase: cannot open tty, using stdin
> > 
> > Unable to get terminal characteristics: ioctl: Inappropriate ioctl for device

Workaround - chmod 666 /dev/tty

Don't know why it barfs on that tcgetattr though.. I wrote some test
code that does the same thing, and it works just fine.  Weird.

David Welton                          http://www.efn.org/~davidw 

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