cannot get sylpheed to do encryption
Rodney D. Myers
Fri Oct 11 03:36:01 2002
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On Thu, 10 Oct 2002 15:00:02 -0600
Newton Hammet <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hello All,
> Need some help....
> I have done the following things already:
> 1. downloaded sylpheed.0.8.5
> 2. downloaded and compiled and installed gpgme (latest)
> 3. compiled and installed sylpheed in the follow manner:
> cd ~/downloads/sylpheed.0.8.5
> ./configure --enable-gpgme # the output says that GPGME is 'enabled'.
> make # no errors
> make install # no errors
> 4. then I run sylpheed from command line and it pops up ok, and I
> some things, but there are no buttons for encrypting, signing,
> or decrypting email. Am i doing something wrong? Do i need a later
> version of sylpheed?
> (I already have my public and secret keys on the rings at:
The problem. You installed gpg in /usr/local, while looks in /usr.
Recompile gpg with the --prefix=/usr and that will "fix" the problem
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