Re: Future of kFreeBSD in Debian unstable
On Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 01:32:08PM +0000, Steven Chamberlain wrote:
> Hi Ansgar,
> Ansgar Burchardt wrote:
> > however with the kFreeBSD buildds gone, we would also need at least some
> > people willing to maintain buildds (this is limited to Debian Developers
> > as long as the port lives on ftp.debian.org).
> Assuming I could find/maintain a couple of VMs to build kfreebsd sid,
> how exactly could the .debs be uploaded to ftp.d.o? Are they simply
> uploaded with ftp/scp along with a .changes/.buildinfo, just like a
> binNMU or source package upload?
> Would the buildds need their own GPG keys, added into some keyring also?
GPG keys for buildds are in a separate keyring, and they are required to
be limited to one year (since they are passwordless)
> That's possible even for non-DSA maintained buildds?
Yes, all the buildds for the other non-release ports (e.g., PowerPC,
m68k, ...) do that.
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