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    Question Cannot copy password into pinentry window with GPG

    Hi.

    How do I enter password via terminal? I tried gpg in Linux Mint 10.10 vdi and it took my password via the terminal and I could paste a long password in. I tried 'Shift + Insert'; 'Ctrl + v' and a virtual keyboard.

    Is it a program I installed in Ubuntu that forces me to use the pinentry window instead of the terminal?

    Thanks.
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