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.
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
scoped-gpg may be used with
git tag -v, just set:
git config gpg.program "scoped-gpg"
git config gpg.scope "file-name" (default value is
npm install -g scoped-gpg
scoped-gpg --list-keys --keyring /path/to/keyringscoped-gpg --keyring /path/to/keyring --verify signature < message
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