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ProtonMail Bridge for Linux

I don't have a Windows or OSX machine, so ProtonMail Bridge doesn't appear to be an option for me. Is there any way Bridge for Linux could happen? The site says it's coming soon, but when is soon?

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  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I'm a paying user of Protonmail, and I use Linux... so still waiting and hoping for news on when Protonmail Bridge will be available for Linux...

  • [Deleted User] commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    @ProtonMail, I understand that your team is working on many things to improve ProtonMail. Since Bridge is something already established, there is a problem with equity for Linux users.

  • K. Lindstrom commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Seems to me that Protonmail is not actively working on this, even though they promised to have it ready early in 2018.
    Meanwhile, if you are on linux look at Thunderbird and Enigmail. Its easy to use, built-in and in many ways better than Protonmail. And it is free. Enigmail is also a very good starting point for understanding OpenPGP and how to use it. And for encryption you won't be limited to forcing your correspondence partners into Protonmail. Tails linux uses Thunderbird and enigmail if you have doubts about security.

  • Chris commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Protonmail: could you give us, collectively, a status update on when you think Bridge for Linux will be available, even for beta testing? As someone pointed out, there's a good overlap between Linux users and Protonmail users. Thank you!

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I'm actually using protonmail+VPN for trust in privacy, but being able to check my mail on thunderbird with my other accounts could be more than nice (Archlinux).

  • Pat commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Linux users and Protonmail users you would think have a serious overlap.

  • fbe commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    yes linux brigde please.
    ideally it could also connect to an existing tor socks5 proxy.
    cli-version as daemon would be nice.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Will this also be available for FreeBSD? It would be nice to have a POSIX compliant app so that all the Unices can enjoy Protonmail. A lot of us have switched to FreeBSD in the last few years.

  • J commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Really looking forward to it. This is the last tool I need to totally migrate to using Protonmail as my main email provider. Don't let us down guys!

  • c.s. commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Very important to me too! But although a bridge for unices is not available yet, this is not an incredible disappointment but an honour for me to contribute to this project with a paid account. Thank you and go ahead!

  • stanz commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Don't rush the Dev's! I'm sure its coming soon and thank all the proton-coders!
    I'll test for bugs - if needed :)

  • Gideon commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I'm going to add my comment to the mix; I've been planning on upgrading for a few months now, assuming that Bridge was already available for Linux as Linux is more known for being private than Windows or Mac. I, as many others, will upgrade to Pro once Bridge for Linux is released. I am incredibly disappointed that it hasn't been released already.

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