Re: Alternative plan for DDP
On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 10:58:03PM +0100, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> > Proposal:
> > A nice script could be written to checksum scripts and create a
> > signable list of trustable scripts on alioth.
> I thought about this route. But where and what permission to use to
> store them. And where you keep these scripts. If these script are to
> be kept in the CVS archive, this should be a group/project with
> fewer member.
Ownership of the list is not essential. Proper signing is a requirement to
consider the list trustable. And the two scripts will be subject
to changes rarely.
> > Then, another script on gluck could import only files in that list
> > after proper checking. One of the PMs could so sign the list when all
> > its files had been checked. This could ensure that only coherent and
> > trustable scripts are used on gluck, and could avoid error-prone
> > human-based copies.
> If you can make simple and clean script to all these without any
> compication, that will be nice. But until then, 2 CVSROOT is the only
> simple and sure solution. I am open for this fancy scheme if I see the
> working solution.
I'll see what I can do about that.
Francesco P. Lovergine