add a request for advocating crypto to the crypto tools

John Clizbe John at
Thu Oct 24 04:20:24 CEST 2013

Hauke Laging wrote:
> Hello,
> due to its rather little visibility for the average user this affects GnuPG 
> less than its GUIs (the mail clients in particular). It may well be used in 
> the GnuPG documentation (man, info, www). But I assume that many GUI (or more 
> general: crypto tool) developers are on these lists.
> We need everyone we can get for help in advocating the usage of crypto tools. 
> Currently probably even most crypto users are not aware of the opportunities 
> they have for doing that (even at nearly no effort). Thus I suggest that the 
> crypto tools get somewhere (configuration windows) a link to a page which 
> tells them.

Enigmail has long been a featured extension on Thunderbird's page

I just checked and it is also featured on Seamonkey's

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