Gpgme license

Jeffrey Stedfast fejj at
Tue Jun 11 23:59:02 CEST 2002

On Tue, 2002-06-11 at 16:53, Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo wrote:
>    Then, will evolution use gpgme? I think that it would be great. I
>   don't understand what's the problem with the Exchange Connector, but
>   I'm not aware on how it works (isn't it a component?)
>    I'd glad to see evolution using gpgme.

No, unfortunately Evolution cannot use Gpgme. The Exchange Connector is
a component, but still needs to link to the libraries within Evolution,
and so we cannot safely use other people's GPL'd code :-(

At least that is my understanding...


Jeffrey Stedfast <fejj at>
Ximian, Inc.

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