Is the OpenPGP model still useful?

Simon Ward simon at
Sat Apr 30 02:33:48 CEST 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 09:05:35PM +0200, B wrote:
> By the way: Using OpenPGP with enigmail in Thunderbird, I miss a feature:
> Usually the recipient rules work but if they fail (perhaps due to
> background update of Thunderbird and not working plugin), I would like
> to have a chance to see that the written message is going to be send
> unencrypted BEFORE sending. Or vice vera: I want to see that a instantly
> written message is going to be encrypted....

There is an option in Enigmail’s expert settings to always confirm.

A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a
simple system that works.—John Gall
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