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GPA 0.8.0 released.

We are pleased to announce the release of GPA 0.8.0.

GPA is a graphical frontend for the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG, GPA can be used to encrypt, decrypt, and sign
files, to verify signatures and to manage the private and public keys.

This is a development release. Please be careful when using it on
production keys.

You can find the release here: (571 KB)

There is no patch to the previous release, as this would almost be as
big as the whole package.

The SHA1 checksums for this release are:

c519af3ccd3c7e518458e143b2001a8cc6d90467 gpa-0.8.0.tar.bz2
661e971022c12201af2b36488f36fecf6382840a gpa-0.8.0.tar.bz2.sig

Noteworthy changes in version 0.8.0 (2008-09-04)

* Add basic UI server mode and option --daemon.

* GPA now supports direct crypto operations to and from the
clipboard, and features a simple text edit area as well.

* GPA supports manipulating the backend configuration through

* GPA has now basic support for X.509; use the command line switch
--cms to enable this.

* The default keyserver is now taken from gpg.conf and not from


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