WKD proper behavior on fetch error
kloecker at kde.org
Sun Jan 17 18:41:44 CET 2021
On Sonntag, 17. Januar 2021 10:48:17 CET Erich Eckner via Gnupg-users wrote:
> Hi all,
> On Thu, 14 Jan 2021, Werner Koch via Gnupg-users wrote:
> > On Thu, 14 Jan 2021 01:47, Ángel said:
> >> I understand this to mean it as "only use the direct method if the
> >> required sub-domain does not exist", with the SHOULD meaning that the
> >> direct method is not required (not sure why, I would have probably used
> > Right. The subdomain is actually a workaround for SRV RR. We can't
> > use the latter in browser based implementation and thus need to resort
> > to this hack.
> Forgive my ignorance, but can someone explain, what "browser based
> implementation" of WKD exists (or might exist) and/or why this is
https://openpgpjs.org/ supports WKD. OpenPGP.js is used by many web
applications (see link). This is desirable to allow webmailers (and other web
applications that support OpenPGP) to lookup OpenPGP keys via WKD.
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