[Gpg4win-users-en] An error occurred while trying to add the user-id: General error

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at intevation.de
Tue May 4 12:58:14 CEST 2010

Am Mittwoch, 21. April 2010 17:10:52 schrieb Ken:
> Hmmm... Now I opened Thunderbird, did a few things, and then in
> Kleopatra I tried:
> (1) To change the passphrase of a key and got the message:
> An error occurred while trying to change the passphrase.
> The output from C:\Program Files\GNU\GnuPG\gpg2.exe was: gpg: problem
> with the agent: No pinentry

Of there is no agent, this might explain the general error you are seeing 
next. The agent should be up and functional.

> (2) For another key I tried to change the expiry and got the message:
> An error occurred while trying to change the expiry date for DELETED
> General error
> I will try again when I next reboot the my computer.

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