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Jarkko Hietaniemi
July 31, 2003 05:57
Module::Signature and
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I'm sorry to report that the new shiny PKI functionality where
used Module::Signature to verify cryptographically signed modules from
CPAN, fell apart pretty quickly when testing it in more "corporate"
environments, with evil firewalls and the like.  While the idea of
added security is good, much more testing and much less assumptions
about the operating environment are needed.

Given the (hopeful) proximity of 5.8.1, I cannot include this new

Jarkko Hietaniemi <> "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen

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