design: sign a Debian changes and dsc file pair using GPG/PGP

Posted by – August 1, 2010

On Ubuntu there are at least two methods to sign a debian changes & dsc file pair using PGP:
Enter into source codes dir, and type below each one commands:
1.sudo dpkg-buildpackage -sa -k$GPG_KEY

note: sign the pair during building package.

2. Two steps below:
1). sudo dpkg-buildpackage -sa
2). sudo debsign -k$GPG_KEY *.changes

note: sign the pair AFTER build package.

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