Problem with latest Samba 2.2.7a PGP signed files
tpot at samba.org
Thu Dec 12 22:58:00 GMT 2002
On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 10:34:24AM -0600, Gerald (Jerry) Carter wrote:
> > While convenient for web browsers, it's not exactly backwards-compatible
> > for both GPG and the average sysadmin who's probably struggling with
> > verifying PGP signatures for the first time. It's not Samba's fault;
> > GPG just isn't very descriptive in it's error message, which is somewhat
> > misleading.
> > But then that's just me talking... ;-)
> Good point. I'll update the download page to make a note of it.
> in retrospect, it might have been better to sign the tarball. So there
> would be one signature for both the gzipped and bzipped copy. You would
> just have to decompress the archive before verifying the signature.
Nice one. That would also solve the browser filename problem too.
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