Please describe the problem.
Tried adding a removable drive repository through git-annex assistant on Mac, asked to encrypt it, got Internal server error with explanation: unable to determine gcrypt-id of remote
What steps will reproduce the problem?
current (today's) version of git-annex build for Mountain Lion installed app launched default annex initialized, a couple file added a removable 2GB USB drive (ExFAT) mounted in OS click Add another repository choose removable drive choose to encrypt a window explaining the need to wait for entropy shows then we get the Internal server error: unable to determine gcrypt-id of remote
What version of git-annex are you using? On what operating system?
git-annex version 4.20130922-g7dc188a Mac OS X 10.8.5
Please provide any additional information below.
looking at transcript below, it appears the root cause is the lack of initial git/gcrypt configuration. perhaps this needs to be caught/addressed somehow
# If you can, paste a complete transcript of the problem occurring here. # If the problem is with the git-annex assistant, paste in .git/annex/daemon.log gpg: can't open `/usr/local/share/gnupg/options.skel': No such file or directory .......+++++ .+++++ gpg: key 71BFBC31 marked as ultimately trusted ok (Recording state in git...) (Recording state in git...) (encryption setup) (hybrid cipher with gpg key C4B2EA8D71BFBC31) gcrypt: Development version -- Repository format MAY CHANGE gpg: checking the trustdb gpg: 3 marginal(s) needed, 1 complete(s) needed, PGP trust model gpg: depth: 0 valid: 1 signed: 0 trust: 0-, 0q, 0n, 0m, 0f, 1u gcrypt: WARNING: Skipping missing key C4B2EA8D71BFBC31 gcrypt: You have not configured any keys you can encrypt to for this repository gcrypt: Use :: gcrypt: git config gcrypt.participants YOURKEYID gcrypt: Development version -- Repository format MAY CHANGE gcrypt: WARNING: Skipping missing key C4B2EA8D71BFBC31 gcrypt: You have not configured any keys you can encrypt to for this repository gcrypt: Use :: gcrypt: git config gcrypt.participants YOURKEYID 03/Oct/2013:00:05:24 +0400 [Error#yesod-core] unable to determine gcrypt-id of remote @(yesod-core-18.104.22.168:Yesod.Internal.Core ./Yesod/Internal/Core.hs:550:5) # End of transcript or log.