[pacman-dev] Signing by default (was: [PATCH] Add Keyring/--keyring option in alpm/pacman)

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Tue Jun 3 12:45:15 EDT 2008

Am Dienstag 03 Juni 2008 13:54:48 schrieb Dan McGee:
> Keep in mind that this is
> 1. An Arch decision, not a pacman decision
> 2. A policy decision, not something that should be enforced by pacman code
> Enforcing this at the Arch-specific dbscripts level would be OK, but I
> don't think it is wise to force makepkg/pacman to sign all packages,
> especially those that are built for local use only. Some people don't
> have PGP keys so this would be a pain in the ass.

Of course that's what I meant. This shouldn't be force by pacman or makepkg. 
And yes, we need to discuss this at arch-dev when that feature is be ready to 


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