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Re: Signing my package using pgp



On Wed, Oct 25, 2000 at 08:33:16PM +0200, Davide Puricelli wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 26, 2000 at 04:07:41AM +1000, Robert.King@mailbox.gu.edu.au wrote:

[snip]
> > dpkg-buildpackage -rfakeroot -ppgps -spgp
> > and both times got the error message 
> > 
> > signfile htp_1.11-1.dsc
> > Unrecognized option -s
> > 

[snip]
> man dpkg-buildpackage isn't very clear cause it says:
> "-sa forces the inclusion of  the  original  source;
>  -sd  forces  its  exclusion  and  includes only the diff."
> 

I'd be more inclined to believe that the error was due to the "s" on the end
of "-ppgps". this is just a guess of course.

Robert: try "-ppgp -spgp", that should sign files correctly using pgp, from
my long term memory.

Be warned though, it will only be accepted by dinstall if you previously had
a pgp key in the keyring. as there are no changes to that keyring now except
for removals.

therefore, I'd suggest you get your gpg key generated asap! :)


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                       Michael Beattie (mickyb@es.co.nz)

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