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Re: Hurd-i386 and kfreebsd-{i386,amd64} removal

On 2019-04-13 13:07, Philipp Kern wrote:
> On 4/13/2019 12:49 PM, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> > The process to inject all packages to debian-ports is to get all the
> > deb, udeb and buildinfo files from the archives (main and debug) and
> > associate them with the .changes files that are hosted on coccia. We'll
> > also need to fetch all the associated GPG keys used to sign the changes
> > files. Then we can inject that in the debian-ports archive.
> I'm curious how the GPG bit works given that there is no guarantee that
> the signature can be validated at any other point in time than ingestion
> on ftp-master - especially considering the rotation/expiry of subkeys
> and buildd keys.

All the old buildd keys can be fetch from fasolo and can be used to
validate the signatures.

> In this case the files already come from a trusted
> source and should be ingested as-is, I guess? (Not that I particularly
> like the fact that it's only a point in time validation.)

Yes in that case, it's possible to resign the changes files, or let the
buildds to rebuild the corresponding packages.

Aurelien Jarno                          GPG: 4096R/1DDD8C9B
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