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Ralf Mardorf kde.lists at yahoo.com
Sun Mar 30 03:00:08 UTC 2014


On Sun, 2014-03-30 at 04:00 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Sat, 2014-03-29 at 20:44 -0500, c. marlow wrote:
> > Not enough information to check signature validity.
> > 
> > then END OF SIGNED MESSAGE at the bottom 
> > 
> > what does that mean?
> 
> The mail is signed, so the ominously man in the middle can't edit the
> mail. You need to get the public key and then you need to trust it,
> http://pgp.mit.edu/pks/lookup?search=Lindsay+Mathieson&op=index .
> 
> JFTR it's a little bit bad-mannered to sign mails sent to mailing lists,
> since signing mails sent to mailing lists is good for absolutely
> nothing.

PS: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/GnuPrivacyGuardHowto

I didn't read the *buntu "Wiki", perhaps they are only talking about
encryption, but I guess the "Wiki" won't be wrong and might give you
keywords to search the web for more information about signing emails and
why not to do this when sending emails to mailing lists.






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