John A. Martin
jam at jamux.com
Mon Oct 12 18:31:43 CEST 1998
>>>>> "Robert" == Robert Richard George 'reptile' Wal
>>>>> "Re: Version" (Mon, 12 Oct 1998 22:49:51 +0200)
Robert> On 98.10.12 brian moore pressed the following keys:
>> On Mon, Oct 12, 1998 at 11:52:23AM -0700, Ron Echeverri wrote:
>> > Werner Koch writes:
>> > "John A. Martin" <jam at jamux.com> writes:
>> > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
>> > ASCII armors are depreciated - you should use MIME ;-)
>> > Forgive the digression, but what would the proper MIME type
>> > be? :)
>> Content-Type: application/pgp; format=text; x-action=sign
Robert> And what is the RFC that describes this beast?
Robert> PS. Yes, I am picky, because there is RFC about PGP
Robert> encapsulated in MIME. RFC2015.
Why break peanuts with a sledge hammer. Why use MIME for simple text?
Recall that rfc2015 says
The ASCII armor output is the REQUIRED method for data transfer.
Now what am I missing?
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