[horde] PGP issues
tolingo at gmail.com
Mon Dec 19 10:44:48 UTC 2011
I think that I have found the answer to some of the problems I faced with PGP.
I'm using the Horde version installed by default in Kolab, that
enforces the use of DIMP over IMP and I've learned that PGP is not
totally integrated in DIMP as of Horde 3.
Some PHP code needs to be changed in order to enable IMP in Kolab and
then PGP seems to work.
There is something that remains unsolved for me. Why all imported keys
report "Invalid key" and "Invalid email" in the options panel?
In any case, I report my findings here in case anyone else have the
On Sat, Dec 17, 2011 at 9:13 AM, Tolingo Tolinga <tolingo at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've investigated further the PGP issue in my installation and found
> that when I place my
> pointer over the email address in in HORDE this URL is shown:
> and the field for encrypting/signing is shown. Everything OK.
> But the next time I try the same action this URL is shown:
> and this time the field for encrypting/signing IS NOT shown.
> some clue where to search next.
> Any help is appreciated,
> PS: System is Horde v3.3 ("Horde Webmail Suite" v1.2.9), integrated in
> Kolab Server v2.3.4
> On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 10:17 PM, Michael M Slusarz <slusarz at horde.org> wrote:
>> Quoting Tolingo Tolinga <tolingo at gmail.com>:
>>> 1.- All imported public keys when viewed details report: "Invalid key"
>>> and "Invalid email". This is true even for the keys created in the
>>> very same web client and imprted from a different user.
>> I don't see this.
>>> 2.- The only way that I've found to compose encrypted/signed mail is
>>> clicking in the email address from the address book. But
>> Obviously, to encrypt a message, you need to have the recipients public key
>> available. So it needs to be in the local addressbook (since there is no
>> guarantees that keyservers will be up/the recipient will be found).
>>> 3.- this is true only for the first email. The following mails are no
>>> longer possible to send it
>>> encrypted/signed, as the standard composing window appears always.
>> What standard/composing window? The compose windows all have options to
>> choose which method of encryption you want.
>>> 4..- It is not possible to click "Replay" to an encrypted message with
>>> an encrypted mail. May be ¿this is just a limitation in the Horde?
>> Yes there is. Are you sure you are not using IMP 4 - this works in IMP 5
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