[kde-community] KGpg

Anne Wilson annew at kde.org
Mon Aug 31 08:47:09 UTC 2015

On 30/08/2015 15:54, Sune Vuorela wrote:
> On 2015-08-30, Jeremy Whiting <jpwhiting at kde.org> wrote:
>> Hey all,
>> I may have found another candidate for unmaintained. KGpg is a ui for
>> gnupg. I've never used it, but have used kleopatra. Anyway, here's my
>> reasoning. Please fix any false assumptions I may have made if you
>> know kgpg or kleopatra better than I:
>> 1. KGpg does gnupg. Kleopatra also does, but is maintained.
>> 2. KGpg has not been ported to Qt5/kf5, Kleopatra has.
>> 3. KGpg isn't part of kdepim nor is it maintained by the PIM team, Kleopatra is.
>> Is there anything that KGpg does that Kleopatra doesn't/can't do? Or
>> is there any reason to port KGpg to Qt5/kf5 and keep releasing it?
> I personally prefer the kgpg ui to the kleopatra ui for gpg key
> management.
> /Sune


The UI is just so much simpler, pleasanter to use.  Kleopatra is
undoubtedly designed to handle more than kgpg, but personally I find it
less than pleasant to use.


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