Re: Attach public key and encrypt by default

Subject: Re: Attach public key and encrypt by default

Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2019 19:35:30 +0100

To: Jameson Graef Rollins, Carolyn Lynn Knight-Serrano,


From: Jörg Volbers

I use a minor mode which automatically adds an encryption tag to 
the message if a key is known to exist. It does not look up the 
key, it only checks the private store (those keys which are 
already known by the gpg agent). Maybe you could adapt this to 
your needs. 

The source is located at


Jameson Graef Rollins <> writes:

> On Mon, Dec 16 2019, "Carolyn \"Lynn\" Knight-Serrano" 
> <> wrote: 
>> I have two feature requests/questions for notmuch-emacs? One 
>> would it be possible to add or configure in support for 
>> automatically adding your gpg public key to messages? Second, 
>> could there be a feature that checks if there's a gpg key for 
>> the recipient of a message and if there is, turn on encryption 
>> by default? Thanks! 
> Hi, Carolyn.  Both of these features is basically exactly what 
> autocrypt aims to provide: 
> I know that Daniel Gillmor (dkg) and others have been actively 
> working on building autocrypt support into notmuch and 
> notmuch-emacs.  I too really want autocrypt support in notmuch, 
> and am wishing I had more time to help integrate it.  Maybe we 
> can convince dkg to report on where he sees things right now and 
> we can outline a development work plan to help push development 
> forward. 
> jamie.  _______________________________________________ notmuch 
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