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Re: Mass bug filing: Cryptographic protection against modification

Hi, Herbert Xu wrote:

> Consider the hypothetical case of a piece of firmware

That's (a) not at all hypothetical (unfortunately), but (b) almost, but
not quite, entirely unrelated to the list of packages mentioned in the
initial message.

I submit that we have far worse problems than quibbling about whether a
public key, as distributed under the DFSG, should be modifyable.  :-(

Matthias Urlichs

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