Bug 105921 - Backport releases GPG public key unavailable
Summary: Backport releases GPG public key unavailable
Status: CLOSED INVALID
Alias: None
Product: Backports project
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Backports (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: P1 normal
Assignee: Backports Project Mailing List
URL:
Keywords:
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2015-10-13 19:25 UTC by Gregory Davis
Modified: 2017-02-09 16:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Kernel Version: 3.10.0-229.14.1.el7.x86_64 (Centos 7)
Tree: Mainline
Regression: No


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Description Gregory Davis 2015-10-13 19:25:22 UTC
The GPG public key is needed to verify the releases at:
http://drvbp1.linux-foundation.org/~mcgrof/rel-html/backports/

which is the download page referenced at:
https://backports.wiki.kernel.org/index.php/Main_Page

For instance, the release:
backports-3.19-rc1-1
is signed with key id 583D1332,
which doesn't seem to exist pgp.mit.edu or keyserver.pgp.com or pool.sks-keyservers.net.

Various google searches did not yield any documentation on accessing the public key.
Comment 1 Hauke Mehrtens 2015-10-13 20:21:11 UTC
Hi,

This is my signing subkey, see this
https://pgp.mit.edu/pks/lookup?op=vindex&search=0xADC5F48295C58E7B

When I search for 583D1332 at https://pgp.mit.edu/ I get the correct key.

Is there something wrong with this key?
Comment 2 Gregory Davis 2015-10-13 20:45:48 UTC
Hi,

My search results are empty when I search for 583D1332 at https://pgp.mit.edu/.

There were no other search terms available:
- could not see that "Hauke Mehrtens" was the signer
- nor an email address
A note somewhere on the website would be helpful.

It's a mystery as to why I'm getting different results than you are for the search.

Thanks.
Comment 3 Hauke Mehrtens 2015-10-13 20:52:00 UTC
You have to search for "0x583D1332"

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