[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: speaking in favour of signed Packages files

On Mon, Apr 03, 2000 at 02:57:59PM -0600, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> I think the simplest way to do that is to make the security key (the one
> wichert holds) very long lasting and have another file in the archive that
> contains the current dinstall key of the day, APT would fetch that file,
> confirm it against the internal `hard-coded' security key and then accept
> it unconditionaly. This only applies to unstable.

Sound good. I am all for it.


Torsten Landschoff           Bluehorn@IRC               <torsten@debian.org>
           Debian Developer and Quality Assurance Committee Member

Attachment: pgpsnA9agxTOq.pgp
Description: PGP signature

Reply to: