Re: [Popcon-developers] Encrypted popcon submissions
On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 11:36:02PM +0200, Daniel Leidert wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, den 10.07.2013, 16:14 +0200 schrieb Bill Allombert:
> > On Tue, Jul 02, 2013 at 11:27:12PM +0200, Bill Allombert wrote:
> > > On Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 05:08:08PM +0200, Bill Allombert wrote:
> > > > Dear Debian people,
> > > >
> > > > I upload popularity-contest 1.58 which add support for encrypted submissions.
> > > > For this release it is not activated by default.
> > > > Please help test this feature by adding
> > > > ENCRYPT="yes"
> > > > to /etc/popularity-contest.conf to activate it.
> > > >
> > > > Once this feature has seen proper testing, we will activate it by default.
> > >
> > > Well, 1.58 is now is testing and I still received only an handful of encrypted
> > > report. I know you can do better!
> > Indeed, I receive much more encrypted report now.
> > A bug I like to fix before enabling encryption by default is #714917:
> > gpg is creating a directory /root/gnupg with various files which are
> > essentially useless since popcon do not perform any signature checks.
> > I do not know how to fix this bug short of creating a dummy GPGHOME
> > directory with useless files.
> > Any help welcome!
> You don't need to create this directory. One can easily use
> --homedir=/dev/null. However the most fitting answer depends on what you
> want to do. Can you quote the commands please?
Below is the code in /etc/cron.daily/popularity-contest
if [ "$ENCRYPT" = "yes" ] && [ -x "$GPG" ]; then
rm -f "$POPCONGPG"
$GPG --no-default-keyring --keyring "$KEYRING" --trust-model=always \
--armor -o "$POPCONGPG" -r "$POPCONKEY" --encrypt "$POPCON"
Imagine a large red swirl here.