Problem interoperating with PGP Univeral?
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Sat Mar 31 23:51:47 CEST 2007
On Sat, Mar 31, 2007 at 11:29:54PM +0200, Patrick Brunschwig wrote:
> Blumenthal, Uri wrote:
> > I am trying to get cleartext-signed PGP/MIME messages produced by PGP
> > Universal 2.5.3, verified by email clients (Thunderbird-18.104.22.168 +
> > Enigmail-0.94.2 + GPG-1.4.7).
> > So far my experience is:
> > - Pure plaintext (neither PGP/MIME nor PGP/Partitioned) messages are
> > verified OK.
> > - PGP/MIME encrypted and signed messages are decrypted and verified OK.
> > - PGP/MIME or PGP/Partitioned messages (HTML body and/or attachments)
> > fail signature verification, with error message from GPG:
> > Cleartext signature without data
> > I've submitted help request to Enigmail list, but perhaps somebody here
> > can advise me regarding this issue? Maybe there are settings at PGP
> > Universal that should be changed to make its output "friendlier"? Or
> > maybe there are GPG setting that would allow verification of those
> > emails?
> > I'll be grateful for any help!
> > Thank you!
> I can provide some more details on this. GnuPG 1.4.7 returns with this
> error message "gpg: can't handle this ambiguous signature data".
> This is the detached signature that comes with such a message:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
> Version: PGP Universal 2.5.3
> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
That's just a regular signature. How does Enigmail call GPG to do the
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