[Enigmail] Enigmail v2.1 for Thunderbird 68 available

Patrick Brunschwig patrick at enigmail.net
Fri Jul 12 17:11:09 CEST 2019


I am happy to announce Enigmail v2.1 for Thunderbird 68!

Please note that Enigmail 2.1 only works with Thunderbird 68, and
Enigmail 2.0.x only with Thunderbird 60.x.

Major Changes since v2.0
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* A new simplified setup wizard will first try to find out if you
  already used encrypted emails before, and then proceed in the
  most suitable way.
* On Windows and macOS, there is an automatic check for updates
  to GnuPG.
* Autocrypt: implemented key-gossip and updates to known keys
* If GnuPG 2.1 or newer are used, then key creation will default
  to ECC keys
* Interaction with keyservers has been rewritten from scratch, using
  Thunderbird-internal functions to access the keyservers.
* Full support for keys.openpgp.org, which is set as default keyserver.

Fixed defects
-------------

In addition to the above, we fixed several defects:
<https://sourceforge.net/p/enigmail/bugs/search/?q=status%3Afixed+%26%26+_fixed%3A2.1>

Obtaining Enigmail
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Enigmail can be downloaded from
https://enigmail.net/index.php/en/download-old-versions
The changelog is available from
https://www.enigmail.net/index.php/en/download/changelog

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