Commit 3b7ab45f authored by Daiki Ueno's avatar Daiki Ueno
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(Encrypting/decrypting *.gpg files): Don't refer to nonexistent

epa-setup.
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* epa.texi (Quick start): Don't refer to nonexistent epa-mode.
(Mail-mode integration): Mention epa-mail-mode and
epa-global-mail-mode. Reported by Jari Aalto (Bug#4211).
(Encrypting/decrypting *.gpg files): Don't refer to nonexistent
epa-setup.
2009-08-16 Michael Albinus <michael.albinus@gmx.de>
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@node Mail-mode integration
@section Mail-mode integration
EasyPG Assistant provides a minor mode to help user compose inline PGP
messages. Inline PGP is sending the OpenPGP blobs directly inside a
mail message and it is not recommended and you should consider to use
EasyPG Assistant provides a minor mode @code{epa-mail-mode} to help
user compose inline PGP messages. Inline PGP is a traditional style
of sending signed/encrypted emails by embedding raw OpenPGP blobs
inside a message body, not using modern MIME format.
NOTE: Inline PGP is not recommended and you should consider to use
PGP/MIME. See
@uref{http://josefsson.org/inline-openpgp-considered-harmful.html,
Inline PGP in E-mail is bad, Mm'kay?}.
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@node Encrypting/decrypting *.gpg files
@section Encrypting/decrypting *.gpg files
Once @code{epa-setup} is loaded, every file whose extension is
@samp{.gpg} will be treated as encrypted. That is, when you attempt
to open such a file which already exists, the decrypted text is
inserted in the buffer rather than encrypted one. On the other hand,
when you attempt to save the buffer to a file whose extension is
@samp{.gpg}, encrypted data is written.
By default, every file whose extension is @samp{.gpg} will be treated
as encrypted. That is, when you attempt to open such a file which
already exists, the decrypted text is inserted in the buffer rather
than encrypted one. On the other hand, when you attempt to save the
buffer to a file whose extension is @samp{.gpg}, encrypted data is
written.
If you want to temporarily disable this behavior, use @kbd{M-x
epa-file-disable}, and then to enable this behavior use @kbd{M-x
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