Re: Suggestion about Albrecht patch

On 16.03.03 17:05, Simon Brown wrote:
> I had a shot at testing the patch but it depends on gpgme 0.3.14 and the
> version currently in debian sid is 0.3.15 Maybe this is detering other
> people as well?

Currently this is an ugly hack... I'll replace that by >= 0.3.14, < 0.4.0, 
as the 0.4 series is still marked as unstable. If 0.4 stabilizes, I'll add 
support for it (sorry, I have work for money, but that's not hacking 
balsa... :-//

> > because I saw that Albrecht did not get a lot of feedback, and I think
> > this patch deserves a bit more testing, what do you think of putting a
> > link on balsa page advertising the patch (this would perhaps attract
> > people for who this feature is crucial)?

The feedback I got was positive, so I'm actually encouraged to continue... 
As I mentioned before, I could not find a mua which is as nice as balsa 
*and* has gpg support. In a time where the "either you are with us or you 
are terrorists" guys rule the world, imho it is important to *show* you 
want to protect your privacy, even if you just exchange a few words with a 

As the cvs evolves rapidly and the patches in bugzilla don't apply cleanly 
any more, I plan to set up a web page within the next days containing the 
patch updated on a regular basis. So it would be great if you guys could 
then place a link on the balsa web page...

Cheers, Albrecht.

  Albrecht Dreß  -  Johanna-Kirchner-Straße 13  -  D-53123 Bonn (Germany)
        Phone (+49) 228 6199571  -

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