These options are used to change the configuration and are usually found in the option file.
Reads configuration from file instead of from the default per-user configuration file. The default configuration file is named gpgsm.conf and expected in the .gnupg directory directly below the home directory of the user.
Set the name of the home directory to dir. If this option is not
used, the home directory defaults to ~/.gnupg. It is only
recognized when given on the command line. It also overrides any home
directory stated through the environment variable
(on W32 systems) by means of the Registry entry
Outputs additional information while running.
You can increase the verbosity by giving several
verbose commands to
gpgsm, such as ‘-vv’.
Change the default name of the policy file to filename.
Specify an agent program to be used for secret key operations. The
default value is the /usr/local/bin/gpg-agent. This is only used
as a fallback when the environment variable
GPG_AGENT_INFO is not
set or a running agent cannot be connected.
Specify a dirmngr program to be used for CRL checks. The
default value is /usr/sbin/dirmngr. This is only used as a
fallback when the environment variable
DIRMNGR_INFO is not set or
a running dirmngr cannot be connected.
If a system wide
dirmngr is running in daemon mode, first try
to connect to this one. Fallback to a pipe based server if this does
not work. Under Windows this option is ignored because the system dirmngr is
Entirely disable the use of the Dirmngr.
Do not print a warning when the so called "secure memory" cannot be used.
When running in server mode, append all logging output to file.