PGP/MIME considered harmful for mobile
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Sun Feb 27 18:21:35 CET 2011
On 2/26/11 9:24 PM, Jameson Rollins wrote:
* IT DOESN'T HANDLE ATTACHMENTS. That's fine with me: 95%+ of my
messages don't require attachments. Any technology that can hit 95% of
the use case is fine by me.
* IT DOESN'T LIKE CHARACTER ENCODINGS. Works fine for me with Latin-1
* FORMAT=FLOWED DOESN'T WORK RELIABLY. I don't use format=flowed in the
... and so on and so on. When I look at the objections to inline PGP,
the more I realize inline PGP hits the sweet spot for me and for a great
many other users.
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