Is there a MIME type for clear text signatures?
lunar at debian.org
Wed Sep 25 10:06:23 CEST 2013
> On Tue, 24 Sep 2013 17:40, lunar at debian.org said:
> > According to RFC3156  which defined `application/pgp-signature`,
> > I believe this to be wrong. Can any one confirm this?
> No. RFC-3156 (PGP/MIME) does not really care about this mime type
> OpenPGP signed messages are denoted by the "multipart/signed" content
> type, described in , with a "protocol" parameter which MUST have a
> value of "application/pgp-signature" (MUST be quoted).
> ... the mulitpart/signed container has two parts: An arbittrary MIME
> part and a MIME part with a content-type as described by the "protocol"
> paramter (e.g. application/pgp-signature). Any other use is not defined
> by PGP/MIME.
Thanks for your prompt reply. I just filled
lunar at debian.org : :Ⓐ : # apt-get install anarchism
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