GnuPG feature suggestion
John at Mozilla-Enigmail.org
Wed Dec 10 20:46:46 CET 2008
> I believe the addition of a secure file shredding application with GnuPG
> (particularly the windows version) would increase the application's
> robustness. What do you think?
Robustness? HOW? Please explain how bolting on non-related features increase
It doesn't. It's just another thing to break.
The philosophy of design in the POSIX world is to Do One Thing Well. GnuPG's
"One Thing" is to be an encryption tool. It's not to be a Security Suite Swiss
Bad Idea and not likely to happen.
John P. Clizbe Inet:John (a) Mozilla-Enigmail.org
You can't spell fiasco without SCO. hkp://keyserver.gingerbear.net or
mailto:pgp-public-keys at gingerbear.net?subject=HELP
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A:"An odd melody / island voices on the winds / surplus of vowels"
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