Why 2.1 is delayed for so long

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Tue Sep 23 08:32:43 CEST 2014

On Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:00, dkg at fifthhorseman.net said:

> "info gnupg" works for me based on the debian package, and shows the

I see, "info gpg: work on my servers.

> We don't ship the PDF at the moment.  do you think it adds anything to
> ship the PDF as well as the info pages?

No, we have it on the website anyway.

>   o The GNU Privacy Handbook
>   o Replacing PGP 2.x with GnuPG
>   o GnuPG mini-HOWTO
> Do you think that these things are not useful for people in offline
> scenarios?  Should we stop shipping one or more of those references?

I think replacing PGP 2.x can be retired.  The other two need an
overhaul.  In general, I think offline docs are a Goog Thing.

> Are there other references that you think we should ship?

The new FAQ.



Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.

More information about the Gnupg-devel mailing list