[pacman-dev] packages not signed

Dave Reisner d at falconindy.com
Wed Sep 26 11:37:44 EDT 2012

On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 04:54:04PM +0200, Christian Hesse wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I have just installed pacman-git v4.0.3.402.g2abe1f1-1. Everything works just
> fine except one thing: package signing does not work though it is requested
> in makepkg.conf with BUILDENV=(... sign). Giving --sign to makepkg works,
> however. What is wrong with the BUILDENV array in makepkg.conf?
> -- 
> main(a){char*c=/*    Schoene Gruesse                         */"B?IJj;MEH"
> "CX:;",b;for(a/*    Chris           get my mail address:    */=0;b=c[a++];)
> putchar(b-1/(/*               gcc -o sig sig.c && ./sig    */b/42*2-3)*42);}

This isn't git specific -- signing behaves the same way in 4.0.3. You
need to specify your key shorthash, e.g. GPGKEY=F56C0C53 in makepkg.conf
as well. The setting is just below the 'PACKAGER' variable in the
default shipped config.


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