Getting KMail to let me encrypt to an unsigned key?
a24061 at yahoo.com
Tue May 16 10:35:10 CEST 2006
On 2006-05-15, Ingo Klöcker <kloecker at kde.org> wrote:
>> (Two apologies: this is slightly off-topic, and I've also posted the
>> same question to the debian-user list.)
> You should have tried kdepim-users at kde.org. :-)
I'll try that next, thanks!
>> I'm running the Debian kmail 3.3.2-3 package and gpg 1.4.3 compiled
>> from the source.
>> As far as I can tell, it flatly refuses to let me encrypt a message
>> to any key that doesn't have a signature chain back to a trusted key.
>> I can see the usefulness of a warning about doing this, but I've
>> accidentally sent a message unencrypted while trying to find a way
>> around the problem.
>> Is there any way to override this restriction?
> No, but there's a corresponding (and already very old) wish in KDE's bug=20
> tracking system (bugs.kde.org).
Would lsign-ing the key circumvent the problem? Would it cause any
More information about the Gnupg-users