keysigning ?= UIDsigning

Frank Tobin
Tue, 4 Jul 2000 04:29:12 -0500 (CDT)

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Thomas Bader, at 09:56 +0200 on Tue, 4 Jul 2000, wrote:

> No, this does not work. Imagine, if you send such a mail in
> Quoted-Printable: There could be some MTAs which convert it to 8Bit
> before storing it in the users mailbox. Due to the converting, the
> signed content gets invalid. You can avoid this by signing the content
> before it gets encoded to Quoted-Printable. But this seems only
> possible by using PGP-MIME. All Mailers I know do the signing *after*
> encoding to Quoted-Printable.
Ah, I see. I didn't grasp it since Pine's sending filters enact before any encoding, so plugin-signing programs such as pgpenvelope sign 8bit, not quoted-printable. - -- Frank Tobin -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.1h (FreeBSD) Comment: pgpenvelope 2.8.8 - iEYEARECAAYFAjlhrnYACgkQVv/RCiYMT6O4LgCfWRjbrCEJedMYqfDkm0cQREmT 0KcAnRlZjcTXQoNecbzBHuNYJI2CK6rD =7TLF -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----