identifying which builds are signed

Michael Stone michael at
Thu Jul 31 12:32:29 EDT 2008

On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 09:01:24AM -0400, Mikus Grinbergs wrote:
> You wrote, regarding "nominated" 8.2 builds:
>> In a few weeks, once we're more confident in the
>> sustainability and security of the build, then we'll publish an official
>> candidate build with cryptographic signatures that mark it as "suitable
>> for mass installation".
> I have a general question.  I'm going to be helping some Ship.2 G1G1  
> users (without developer keys) to perform off-line-upgrades of their  
> systems.  Currently I have to "data mine" through the wiki to verify  
> which builds are "signed" (and can be "applied" from an USB stick).

Things in

can be installed on locked machines.

When we sign candidates or make candidates official, we send
announcements and publish the signed build in the appropriate directory.


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