Subject: Re: Question about Enigmail for Mozilla/Thunderbird
To: Shane M. Coughlan <>
From: Christian Palomino <>
List: tech-security
Date: 08/08/2005 19:25:03
Hash: SHA1

I use Enigmail with thunderbird unde NetBSD, and I am quite happy with
it. I use NetBSD 3.0-BETA, Thunderbird 1.06 and Enigmail 0.91.

Best regards

Shane M. Coughlan wrote:
| Hello NetBSD community!
| I'm a new member of the Enigmail team at
| Enigmail, for those who do not know, is a graphical frontend to GnuPG
| that works as an extension in Thunderbird and Mozilla Suite
| (  It allows you to sign and encrypt email easily.
| I would be really interested to know if NetBSD users have experience
| with Enigmail, and what you think of the application.  Because NetBSD
| is such a secure OS, and its users are generally quite aware of
| security issues, I'm interested in creating a dialog with you guys.
| In the next few months I'll be remaking the Enigmail website, and
| working on documentation to get the application into the hands of more
| people.  I'd really like to work out a way to promote Enigmail in
| NetBSD, or (if there are issues with its use with NetBSD) to fix problems.
| Regards
| Shane
| PS:  I was running NetBSD 2.02 on my second laptop, but I could not
| get running.  Ubuntu Linux is currently the default.  But I will
| be working on a "take two" to get NetBSD as the main OS on the machine.
Version: GnuPG v1.4.2 (NetBSD)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird -