Future OpenPGP Support in Thunderbird

Chris Narkiewicz hello at ezaquarii.com
Fri Oct 11 21:43:03 CEST 2019

On 11/10/2019 19:15, Phillip Susi wrote:
> Why the heck don't they just run gpg the way enigmail did?

They don't want to bundle GnuPG because of GnuPG licence:


Requiring user to set up GnuPG separately is out of question if
they want to achieve any sensible level of adoption.

There is another matter of key distribution and I guess they plan
on taking control over it to provide acceptable level of UX.


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