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Re: Package/Mirror integrity?

On Fri, May 04, 2001 at 07:27:40PM +0200 , Debian User wrote:
> Hi,
> i have a question about how to verify integrity of Debian packages. I
> want to verify that all packages that are to be  installed are from
> "official Debian  mirror uploads".

also there are now signed Packages files on mirrors, so you can just check
the Packages and MD5 sums of .deb files it contains. Note that apt does MD5
check the file after download

				Petr Cech
Debian GNU/Linux maintainer - www.debian.{org,cz}

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