Re: [ why i do not like base64]

On 01/20/2012 07:51 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:

Am 20.01.2012 20:47, schrieb g:
On 01/20/2012 03:31 PM, Reindl Harald wrote:

be careful with rewrite mailbody this will break all sorts of
signed mails

and, as you know, thunderbird gives you a friendly notification banner

and what does this change?

it does not change anything. it was a comment to what happens with
with thunderbird as email client.

if anything, it was not meant to change. other than knowledge.

if something BEFORE the mail client manipulates mail-contents
which are signed they are no longer trustable - do this for
you if you do not care, but do not call it smart

i am not, nor stated, that i am interested in making changes to
enigmail emails.

nor, have i ever made comment that it is "smart".

fact is as far as converting of anything, it is to convert base64.

better yet, convert base64 and html to text and it be a feature
of email client.


peace out.



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