[Announce] GPGME 1.10.0 released
wk at gnupg.org
Tue Dec 12 15:26:58 CET 2017
We are pleased to announce version 1.10.0 of GPGME.
GnuPG Made Easy (GPGME) is a C language library that allows to add
support for cryptography to a program. It is designed to make access to
public key crypto engines like gpg and gpgsm easier for applications.
GPGME provides a high-level crypto API for encryption, decryption,
signing, signature verification, and key management. GPGME comes with
language bindings for Common Lisp, C++, QT, Python 2 and 3.
See https://gnupg.org/software/gpgme for more.
Noteworthy changes in version 1.10.0
* Now returns more specific error codes for decryption to distinguish
between bad passphrase, user canceled, and no secret key.
* Now returns key origin information if available.
* Added context flag "auto-key-retrieve" to selectively enable the
corresponding gpg option.
* Added flag is_de_vs to decryption and verify results.
* py: Use SEEK_SET as default for data.seek.
* cpp: Various new APIs.
* Reduced spawn overhead on Linux again. Added new configure option
--disable-linux-getdents to disable this feature for very old
* Improved the Python bindings build system.
* Made the test suite less fragile.
You may download this library and its OpenPGP signature from:
or from ftp.gnupg.org. The SHA-1 checksum is
but you better check the integrity using the provided signature. See
<https://gnupg.org/download/integrity_check.html> for details.
Maintenance and development of GnuPG is mostly financed by donations.
The GnuPG project currently employs one full-time developer and one
contractor. Both work exclusivly on GnuPG and closely related software
like Libgcrypt, GPGME, and GPA. We are planning to extend our team
again. See you at FOSDEM.
We have to thank all the people who helped the GnuPG project, be it
testing, coding, translating, suggesting, auditing, administering the
servers, spreading the word, answering questions on the mailing lists,
and with financial support.
Your GnuPG hackers
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List of Release Signing Keys:
To guarantee that a downloaded GnuPG version has not been tampered by
malicious entities we provide signature files for all tarballs and
binary versions. The keys are also signed by the long term keys of
their respective owners. Current releases are signed by one or more
of these four keys:
rsa2048 2011-01-12 [expires: 2019-12-31]
Key fingerprint = D869 2123 C406 5DEA 5E0F 3AB5 249B 39D2 4F25 E3B6
Werner Koch (dist sig)
rsa2048 2014-10-29 [expires: 2019-12-31]
Key fingerprint = 46CC 7308 65BB 5C78 EBAB ADCF 0437 6F3E E085 6959
David Shaw (GnuPG Release Signing Key) <dshaw 'at' jabberwocky.com>
rsa2048 2014-10-29 [expires: 2020-10-30]
Key fingerprint = 031E C253 6E58 0D8E A286 A9F2 2071 B08A 33BD 3F06
NIIBE Yutaka (GnuPG Release Key) <gniibe 'at' fsij.org>
rsa3072 2017-03-17 [expires: 2027-03-15]
Key fingerprint = 5B80 C575 4298 F0CB 55D8 ED6A BCEF 7E29 4B09 2E28
Andre Heinecke (Release Signing Key)
The keys are available at <https://gnupg.org/signature_key.html> and
in any recently released GnuPG tarball in the file g10/distsigkey.gpg .
Note that this mail has been signed by a different key.
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