GPG wrapper with a user-friendly keyring support
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scoped-gpg

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Why?

gpg isn't really fancy when it comes to verifying software releases. Usually each OSS project teams share a list of GPG keys, and they should be used to verify release signatures of only that particular project.

However, default behavior is to add everything to default-keyring, and it is pretty inconvenient to work with a custom keyring.

How?

scoped-gpg explicitly works only with a specified keyring, additionally if the key for the signature is missing - it will ask the user about adding it to the custom keyring.

scoped-gpg may be used with git tag -v, just set: git config gpg.program "scoped-gpg"

And optionally: git config gpg.scope "file-name" (default value is gpg-scope).

Installation

npm install -g scoped-gpg

Usage

scoped-gpg --list-keys --keyring /path/to/keyring
scoped-gpg --keyring /path/to/keyring --verify signature < message

LICENSE

This software is licensed under the MIT License.

Copyright Fedor Indutny, 2016.

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.