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signed-tar

Signed tar

This is a node module implementation of the signed tar specifications.

Install

The normal way:

npm install signed-tar

Requirements

You must have gpg installed and on the PATH. (Comes pre-installed on Mac.)

Use

Inside some module, use it like:

var sigtar = require('signed-tar')
var options = {
    user: '<john.doe@email.com>',
    dir: './test/package'
}
sigtar(options, function(err) {
    console.log('done signing and tarring')
})

options.user

A valid PGP/GPG username. The more specificity, the better.

The GPG man page lists a few possibilities.

options.dir

The directory to generate a manifest for and tar.

License

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