Thunderbird 78.x and enabling OpenPGP by default

Jacques Angevelle jacques.for64+TB at
Thu May 28 14:19:50 UTC 2020

If you can manage this solution, it's the best from my point of view.
Perhaps add a comment : "if you need to install TB 78, you must remove
Enigmail" .

Another question is future use of GPG4Win, GPA & Kleopatra which are
companions of Enigmail for Windows OS. Will keyring be shared with OpenPGP?


Le 28/05/2020 à 01:57, Kai Engert a écrit :
> Or we could try to add a check to Thunderbird 78 that is executed very
> early during the startup code (before any profile migration code
> runs), which checks if the Enigmail Add-on is present in the profile.
> If it is, show a warning "You have the Enigmail Add-on installed,
> which is no longer supported by this version of Thunderbird.
> Integrated OpenPGP support is under active development, and expected
> to be ready by August-25. Please continue to use TB 68 until
> August-25. Thunderbird will now quit." 

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