Aw: Re: OpenPGP SMTP headers
wk at gnupg.org
Tue Jul 6 15:37:32 CEST 2004
On Tue, 25 May 2004 08:49:27 +0200, Holger Sesterhenn said:
> Second, the mailing list software creates an envelope around the
> PGP/MIME message so it looks like "multipart/mixed" instead of
> "multipart/signed". There are some OpenPGP clients (like Enigmail) which
Well this is required and perfectly fine with any MIME object. The
reason Mailman does this is to be able to append a footer to the
orginal message with information about the list. Obviously this would
break the signature unless the orginal posted message is put into an
inner MIME container.
> try to detect this but its just experimental.
With a proper MIME implementaion this will work without any problems.
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