[ubuntu-za] Software verification issues.

David Robert Lewis ethnopunk at telkomsa.net
Sat Apr 4 17:51:50 BST 2009

Lee Sharp wrote:
> David Robert Lewis wrote:
>> Is there a simple and easy way to keep newly installed software verified 
>> in the security protocol? I'm finding a lot of software that I install, 
>> can't be verified and I don't know how to easily verify it without going 
>> through some long and difficult procedure. Any tips?
> Step one is to figure out why it can't be verified.  The two most common 
> reasons are;
> The net connection is down when you try to veriffy the key on the 
> package. (Generally only happens if you set "Download in the background")
> You have a repository with no key.
> 			Lee
most of the local repositories don't seem to have keys. Also, I am 
battling to install the chrome key. What format should a key be  in to 
import it from a text file?

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