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Import Key

Import Key

Posted Jul 20, 2004 5:03 UTC (Tue) by rfunk (subscriber, #4054)
Parent article: The Grumpy Editor, graphical mail clients, and GPG

I never use (or miss) "import key" functionality, since I have gpg
configured to automatically fetch keys from a keyserver if I don't
already have the necessary key, and I use command-line gpg for key
manipulation.

The biggest problem I've found with the auto-fetch is that it blocks the
whole mailer. For most long-running operations Kmail is good at
separating the UI from the long operation and showing a progress/cancel
control, but for the key fetch it totally blocks without even being able
to redraw (same as the way sylpheed does for just about everything).


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