MIME or inline signature ?

Jerry jerry at seibercom.net
Fri Feb 13 01:44:46 CET 2015

On Thu, 12 Feb 2015 23:46:33 +0100, Xavier Maillard stated:

> Hello,
> in my quest of the perfect setup, I am asking myself what is the
> prefered way to sign a message: inline (like this one) or using a MIME
> header ?
> Is there a big thumb rule to respect ?

Inline  totally destroys a "sig delimiter" and adds a lot of useless garbage
to the message body. I never use it. If someone is using an MUA that cannot
handle PGP/MIME that is their problem, not mine.

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