Re: RFC: sign the modules at install time

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Oct 17 2012 - 23:19:11 EST

On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 8:14 PM, Linus Torvalds
<torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Oh, yes, we should make sure the key file gets cleaned up at "make clean".

Ooh, double-checked.

Actually, we have documented "make clean" to leave around "enough
build support to build external modules".

So technically, I guess what we do right now is correct: you have to
do "make distclean" (or "mrproper") to clean the key files.

Now, whether we should perhaps change that (and change the
documentation), I dunno.

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