Subject: Re: adding gpg to src/gnu/dist
To: Simon J. Gerraty <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 05/13/2004 02:50:41
On Wed, 12 May 2004, Simon J. Gerraty wrote:
> Why does it need to be gpg or even gpg like? You can use
> and openssl command line to generate a sig (though its lame that
> you have to extract the pubkey from a cert).
Maybe because we understand gpg (pgp) now, plus are building up a web of
trust for it.
Admitting I'm OpenSSL/crypto-clueless, can you show some examples of how
* creating a private/public key pair
* signing a package (file)
* signing a key
would work with OpenSSL?
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>