[rb-general] [jvm] How to share rebuilder attestations
arnout at bzzt.net
Mon Jan 7 12:18:54 CET 2019
On Mon, Jan 7, 2019 at 9:27 AM Hervé Boutemy <hboutemy at apache.org> wrote:
Agreed with basically everything above ;)
> > - What exactly gets PGP-signed? (The binary artifact? The buildinfo?
> > If the latter, how does one then establish trust in the binary
> > artifact?)
> good question:
> the rebuilders's buildinfo, for sure, gets signed by the rebuilder
> Signing the binary artifact could make sense, but the workflow for that may
> not be easy...
> Signing the original buildinfo file to me does not really make sense: if we
> sign an existing file, IMHO it's better to go with the binary artifact
I agree the rebuilder should sign his own buildinfo.
Since the buildinfo contains the hashes of the binary artifacts, it doesn't
seem necessary to also sign the binary artifacts themselves
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