[Mailman-Users] PGP keys causing problems

Jeff DeReus jdereus at gmail.com
Wed May 17 22:59:52 CEST 2006

On 5/17/06, Todd Zullinger <tmz at pobox.com> wrote:
> Hash: SHA1
> Jeff DeReus wrote:
> > Unfortunately filter_content was not set to yes.  I am assuming that
> > would be fairly "handy".
> I'm not sure whether that will any effect on the archiving or not.
> It's been a long time since I tested that.
> > Although everything goes through properly with filter_content
> > disabled and when unsigned.
> To be clear, does the message arrive properly to list members or is
> the attachment and body stripped there as well as in the archives?  In
> my testing only the archived copy was stripped.

The actual text and key arrived to the mailing list.  At this point I cannot
verify from anyone if the attachment made it through correctly.  my

I have enabled the content_filter and added mime_types to see if this will
solve my little problem.


As you might understand, losing patches is not a desirable outcome, so maybe
in the meantime this will have some effect.

> As to the message in the archives, the only piece that successfully
> > arrived was
> >
> > Skipped content of type multipart/mixed-------------- next part
> > -------------- A non-text attachment was scrubbed...  Name: PGP.sig
> > Type: application/pgp-signature Size: 186 bytes Desc: This is a
> > digitally signed message part Url :
> >
> http://www.blah.org/pipermail/developers/attachments/20060510/529c55f0/PGP.bin
> > <
> http://www.cactuscode.org/pipermail/developers/attachments/20060510/529c55f0/PGP.bin
> >
> The archiver bug is mentioned here, but I couldn't see any resolution
> to that part of the problem (and sourceforge isn't cooperating with me
> ATM):
>     http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-coders/2005-March/001687.html
> > However, viewing the list mbox file the full message with the
> > attachment ?flattened? is there.
> Flattened?  Reading the mbox of my test list with mutt the message and
> attachment were all normal and the signature verified properly.

I am probably using the wrong word in the wrong place here.  Everything is
displayed properly in the mbox for the list.  It is only the archive that is

Thank you,
Jeff D

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> Todd        OpenPGP -> KeyID: 0xD654075A | URL: www.pobox.com/~tmz/pgp
> ======================================================================
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> Version: GnuPG v1.4.3 (GNU/Linux)
> Comment: When crypto is outlawed bayl bhgynjf jvyy unir cevinpl.
> iG0EARECAC0FAkRrgjomGGh0dHA6Ly93d3cucG9ib3guY29tL350bXovcGdwL3Rt
> ei5hc2MACgkQuv+09NZUB1qNiQCgyOLh8+FLr+VOhAM2smIW6VS7MyQAn2p27nQv
> /h16smlehbhCcMqyfV7/
> =JTNq
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