browser-socket was (was: Enable restricted, browser, and ssh socket by default)

Bertrand Jacquin bertrand at
Tue Sep 20 01:02:45 CEST 2016

Hi all,

On 19/09/2016 11:21, Justus Winter wrote:

> I don't see the web socket being widely used if we need to instruct
> anyone who wants to use it to tweak their gnupg configuration first.
> And we enabled loopback pinentry by default so that Mailpile users 
> don't
> have to do that manually.

Reading this thread makes also me reading for the first time about 
browser-socket, as you said it's not even documented, but I'm wondering 
what is the goal of this option and it has any support by any browser so 

I'm curious to hear on this subject.



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