Thunderbird 78.x and enabling OpenPGP by default

Magnus Melin mkmelin+mozilla at
Wed Jun 10 06:26:10 UTC 2020

On 2020-06-10 01:25, Ben Bucksch wrote:
> I think an import/export feature would be important. It doesn't have 
> to be complicated technically. You could just invoke gpg on the 
> commandline, run the export --armor command that you think the user 
> should do, catch the output on stdout, and process it to import the 
> keys into our / OpenPGP key store. And probably vise versa.

For existing Enigmail users the plan is to auto-import their existing 
keys. This will happen through the Enigmail78 version which will just be 
a migrator.

I think Kai was just referring to what one can do at the moment.


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