Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 848273
binutils package not signed
Last modified: 2014-02-05 07:03:32 EST
Description of problem:
The binutils package in fedora 18 doesn't seem to have an appropriate GPG RSA or DSA signature attached to it.
[stef@stef-rawhide ~]$ sudo yum upgrade binutils --skip-broken
Loaded plugins: auto-update-debuginfo, langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit
--> Running transaction check
---> Package binutils.x86_64 0:184.108.40.206.1-1.fc18 will be updated
---> Package binutils.x86_64 0:220.127.116.11.1-2.fc18 will be an update
--> Finished Dependency Resolution
Package Arch Version Repository Size
binutils x86_64 18.104.22.168.1-2.fc18 fedora 3.8 M
Upgrade 1 Package
Total size: 3.8 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Package binutils-22.214.171.124.1-2.fc18.x86_64.rpm is not signed
[stef@stef-rawhide ~]$ rpm --checksig /var/cache/yum/x86_64/18/fedora/packages/binutils-126.96.36.199.1-2.fc18.x86_64.rpm
/var/cache/yum/x86_64/18/fedora/packages/binutils-188.8.131.52.1-2.fc18.x86_64.rpm: sha1 md5 OK
[stef@stef-rawhide ~]$ rpm --checksig -vvv /var/cache/yum/x86_64/18/fedora/packages/binutils-184.108.40.206.1-2.fc18.x86_64.rpm
D: loading keyring from pubkeys in /var/lib/rpm/pubkeys/*.key
D: couldn't find any keys in /var/lib/rpm/pubkeys/*.key
D: loading keyring from rpmdb
D: opening db environment /var/lib/rpm cdb:0x401
D: opening db environment /var/lib/rpm cdb:private:0x401
D: opening db index /var/lib/rpm/Packages 0x400 mode=0x0
D: locked db index /var/lib/rpm/Packages
D: opening db index /var/lib/rpm/Name 0x400 mode=0x0
D: read h# 225 Header sanity check: OK
D: added key gpg-pubkey-1aca3465-4f0c91e2 to keyring
D: read h# 1331 Header sanity check: OK
D: added key gpg-pubkey-7fac5991-4615767f to keyring
D: read h# 5666 Header SHA1 digest: OK (ee9a5785940e76344d2734c2156c88f1b88191bd)
D: added key gpg-pubkey-de7f38bd-501f4964 to keyring
D: read h# 5865 Header SHA1 digest: OK (8c31c8b285c76749648e864bd9b8979936813c01)
D: added key gpg-pubkey-a4d647e9-501f7eef to keyring
D: Using legacy gpg-pubkey(s) from rpmdb
D: Expected size: 3938140 = lead(96)+sigs(180)+pad(4)+data(3937860)
D: Actual size: 3938140
Header SHA1 digest: OK (d1db8d40927fd340635564277e3af13b50e86e0a)
MD5 digest: OK (fcd5b1a0ce608eafda2d0733c8c6d914)
D: closed db index /var/lib/rpm/Name
D: closed db index /var/lib/rpm/Packages
D: closed db environment /var/lib/rpm
Notice the absence of an RSA line above, just SHA1 and MD5.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. See above
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