[linux-elitists] [RANT] Debian the Elitist Distribution?

Jim Richardson warlock@eskimo.com
Sun Feb 15 14:01:37 PST 2004


On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:54:30PM -0800, Aaron Lehmann wrote:
>On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:36:18PM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
>> Release files are in turn signed by the master package-releasing
>> program's gpg key, and the hash stored in Release.gpg in the same
>> directory.  If you're utterly paranoid, you can configure your system
>> checks _that_ signature against the debian-keyring set.
>
>In fact, apt 0.6 in experimental defaults to performing this check (as
>well as checking the md5sums of the packages, of course).

I am running Sid, isn't that experimental enough/ :)

-- 
Jim Richardson     http://www.eskimo.com/~warlock
I have an understanding with my local police--I have them outgunned, but
they have me outnumbered.
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