[arch-dev-public] Finalizing the package signing process

Daniel Isenmann daniel.isenmann at gmx.de
Sun Oct 30 14:13:52 EDT 2011

On Sun, 30 Oct 2011 19:04:51 +0100
Giovanni Scafora <giovanni at archlinux.org> wrote:

> Il 30/10/2011 18:56, Daniel Isenmann ha scritto:
> > I'm building my packages exclusive on pkgbuild.com and there I can't
> > sign packages. If we do the switch in dbscripts then pkgbuild.com
> > should be ready to generate signed packages. As far as I know it
> > isn't possible yet, am I right?
> You can build your packages on pkgbuild.com, then download them
> locally and sign them with gpg --detach-sign package.
> After, you have to send .sig files (i686 and x86_64) on pkgbuild,
> then execute extrapkg or similar command.

Downloading them locally isn't really a solution. Too low bandwidth and
most of the time I don't build the packages from home.

If dbscripts get updated without pkgbuild.com supports signing, then I
can't build packages.

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