[sylpheed:32165] Re: PGP problems when sending mail to other mail clients

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Mon Mar 31 10:56:05 JST 2008


On Fri, 28 Mar 2008 06:47:32 -0400
Andrew Grieser <agrieser at gmail.com> wrote:

> First off: I love sylpheed. I think it is the best all around mail
> client I have used. However, I am having a few issues with PGP/GPG
> support.
> When I sign and encrypt a message and send it to someone using
> Thunderbird (enigmail), they report that the message decrypts fine,
> but the signature is not checked.
> Does anyone know if this is a standards issue with Sylpheed or with
> Thunderbird?

The issue was fixed at 2.4.6. Please upgrade to the latest version.

> Also, most messages that I receive are signed and / or encrypted as
> ascii text in the message body. Sylpheed does not process these. Is
> this planned for future versions?

It is possible to process them via the action feature.

Maybe manual operations (with menu) for clearsign / ascii-armored PGP
messages will be added in the future.

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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