Use of --sender (was: Order of lookup methods in --auto-key-retrieve)

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Jul 2 08:40:20 CEST 2019

On Mon,  1 Jul 2019 22:41, gnupg-devel at said:

> gpg.conf (or using the respective command line options). (Some other

Which is

  --sender MAILADDRESS

In general MUAs should use the FROM address here because on mail
verification MUAs will check that the FROM address matches one of the
user ID iof the key and the Signer's User ID as set with the above
command.  GPGME users use

  /* Store a sender address in the context.  */
  gpgme_error_t gpgme_set_sender (gpgme_ctx_t ctx, const char *address);



Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.
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