[Gpg4win-users-en] Gpg4win 2.1.1 released
Dr. Peter Voigt
pvoigt at uos.de
Fri May 31 14:52:35 CEST 2013
Am Fri, 31 May 2013 14:06:27 +0200
schrieb Emanuel Schütze <emanuel at intevation.de>:
> we are pleased to announce the availability of the new stable Gpg4win
> version 2.1.1.
> The download is available via the usual download page:
> Gpg4win 2.1.1 updated a lot of components and libraries with some
> relevant security updates.
> This software release incoporated work that was funded by a Small
> Technology Grant of the Information Security Coalition .
> We thank very much Gpg4win donors who financially supported the
> Gpg4win initiative in the last 12 months. Please note that Gpg4win
> needs your support also in future. Please help the Gpg4win
> initiative. 100% of your donation goes into the maintenance and
> development of Gpg4win. You like Gpg4win? Then donate here, please:
> http://www.gpg4win.org/donate.html Thank you!
> More details about Gpg4win 2.1.1 in the README:
> New in Gpg4win Version 2.1.1 (2013-05-31)
> - Kleopatra:
> * Updated to Kleopatra 2.1.1 (from KDE 4.10.3).
> * Fixed bugs in none latin environments.
> * Several minor and medium improvements of stability.
> - Qt:
> * Updated to 4.8.4 (from Qt 4.4.0) with a lot of
> improvements in Kleopatra UI.
> * Improved support for Windows7 and Windows8.
> - GnuPG-Backend:
> * Updated to gnupg 2.0.20.
> * Updated most included packages to recent versions (e.g. gpgme,
> dirmngr, libassuan, libgcrypt, libgpg-error, libksba, pinentry,
> libpng and much more - see 'packages.current' file in Gpg4win git
> * Fixed a long standing bug in GPGME which led to spurious Kleopatra
> - GPA:
> * Updated to GPA 0.9.4.
> - Installer:
> * Migrated the installer to the i686-w64-mingw32 toolchain.
> * Improved of the build system.
> - Claws-Mail:
> * Updated Claws Mail to 3.9.1 - see http://www.claws-mail.org .
> - Included Gpg4win components are:
> GnuPG: 2.0.20
> Kleopatra: 2.1.1 (2013-05-28), KDE 4.10.3
> GPA: 0.9.4
> GpgOL: 1.1.3
> GpgEX: 0.9.7
> Claws-Mail: 3.9.1
> Kompendium DE: 3.0.0
> Kompendium EN: 3.0.0-beta1
> For installation instructions please read the new Gpg4win Compendium:
> The *ready to use installer* is available at:
> http://files.gpg4win.org/gpg4win-2.1.1.exe (35M)
> The second file is a digital signature of the the first file.
> Either check that this signature is fine or compare with the
> following SHA1 checksum:
> a94b292c8944576e06fe8c697d5bb94e365cae25 gpg4win-2.1.1.exe
> See also http://www.gpg4win.org/package-integrity-de.html
> If you have problems downloading the above files, you may try the
> mirror server listed at the download page.
> We like to thank the authors of the included packages, the NSIS
> authors, all other contributors and first of all, those folks who
> stayed with us and helped testing Gpg4win.
> With best regards
> your Gpg4win Development Team
>  https://www.informsec.net/
Good news - thank you very much.
Unfortunately, I'll have to delay installation and testing by approx. 4
weeks due to lack of time; will give feedback then.
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