linux-f10-nss_ldap: my first port - be gentle :)

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Mon Jan 9 22:51:56 UTC 2012

On 09/01/2012 22:28, Paul Schmehl wrote:
> --On January 9, 2012 3:55:48 PM +1000 Da Rock
> <freebsd-ports at> wrote:
>> I just need to work out how to check the checksum against a linux source.
>> I haven't found that yet.
> My brief search was unsuccessful as well.  Is it really possible that
> the LInux community has abandoned providing checksums for RPM packages? 
> If so, that boggles the mind.  Surely they don't believe their
> repositories are unassailable?

rpms are usually digitally signed.  Short of grabbing an appropriate
flavour of linux and running yum or whatever on it I wouldn't know how
to go about checking that signature though.



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