[Haskell-cafe] GHC 7.6.3 (and others) hashes

Roman Cheplyaka roma at ro-che.info
Sat Feb 15 15:04:29 UTC 2014

* Peter Simons <simons at cryp.to> [2014-02-15 15:54:57+0100]
> Hi Alexander,
>  > Is there any where I can find SHA hashes for the official GHC builds?
> I don't think the GHC folks publish such hashes anywhere. You might want to
> create a Trac ticket to that extend, because they really should, IMHO.
> At the time being, there is no way for you to authenticate those binaries.

This is one thing I never really understood. Can someone explain it
to me? I suppose that SHA hashes are meaningless unless they are
PGP-signed by, say, Austin? So what's the advantage over distributing a
PGP signature for the tarball itself?

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