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Re: Signing with pgp 5.x



On Sun, Jul 25, 1999 at 03:46:46AM -0700, Steve Lamb wrote:
>     Does anyone know how I can sign with pgp 5.x when it comes to building
> packages?  It appears that dpkg-buildpackage doesn't recognize it.

It doesn't, however it can be done with gpg and your existing pgp 5
keyring (or you can just import the key, but then you have to muck with
trust's a bit to get it to trust level 6)

The way to do it with gpg is add -sgpg -ppgp -k<numeric keyid> to the
dpkg-buildpackage (or debuild) cmdline.  If you have only one key with the
email address you use in the changelog, you don't need -k but I personally
think it's a good idea to have anyway.

If you need any help with setting up gpg I'd be happy to help..  I've got
it set up to very completely emulate pgp 2.x and pgp 5.x already..

-- 
Joseph Carter <knghtbrd@debian.org>             Debian GNU/Linux developer
GnuPG: 2048g/3F9C2A43 - 20F6 2261 F185 7A3E 79FC  44F9 8FF7 D7A3 DCF9 DAB3
PGP 2.6: 2048R/50BDA0ED - E8 D6 84 81 E3 A8 BB 77  8E E2 29 96 C9 44 5F BE
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<hop> kb: I demand integrity and honesty in those who i do business with
<hop> i know my demands are unreasonable, but a guy can dream, can't he?

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