Fedora and Debian
Posted Apr 9, 2004 15:18 UTC (Fri) by hazelsct
In reply to: Fedora and Debian
Parent article: Which is the best distribution?
Package signatures are not practical in a distributed project like Debian: they would require that all users get the entire Debian maintainer keyring in order to verify packages. The system of checksums and signed Release files is equally secure, though as you say, not "easy" (yet).
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