hackage-security: Hackage security library

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Dependencies base (>=4.5 && <4.11), base16‑bytestring (>=0.1.1 && <0.2), base64‑bytestring (==1.0.*), bytestring (>=0.9 && <0.11), Cabal (>=1.14 && <2.4), containers (>=0.4 && <0.6), cryptohash‑sha256 (==0.11.*), directory (>= && <1.4), ed25519 (==0.0.*), filepath (>=1.2 && <1.5), ghc‑prim, mtl (==2.2.*), network (>=2.5 && <2.7), network‑uri (==2.6.*), old‑locale (>=1.0), old‑time (>=1 && <1.2), parsec (==3.1.*), pretty (>=1.0 && <1.2), tar (==0.5.*), template‑haskell, time (>=1.2 && <1.9), transformers (>=0.4 && <0.6), zlib (>=0.5 && <0.7) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright Copyright 2015-2016 Well-Typed LLP
Author Edsko de Vries
Maintainer edsko@well-typed.com
Revised Revision 5 made by HerbertValerioRiedel at Thu Feb 15 09:28:25 UTC 2018
Category Distribution
Home page https://github.com/well-typed/hackage-security
Bug tracker https://github.com/well-typed/hackage-security/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/well-typed/hackage-security.git
Uploaded by DuncanCoutts at Sun Aug 28 23:06:36 UTC 2016
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The hackage security library provides both server and client utilities for securing the Hackage package server (http://hackage.haskell.org/). It is based on The Update Framework (http://theupdateframework.com/), a set of recommendations developed by security researchers at various universities in the US as well as developers on the Tor project (https://www.torproject.org/).

The current implementation supports only index signing, thereby enabling untrusted mirrors. It does not yet provide facilities for author package signing.

The library has two main entry points: Hackage.Security.Client is the main entry point for clients (the typical example being cabal), and Hackage.Security.Server is the main entry point for servers (the typical example being hackage-server).





Are we using base 4.8 or later?


Are we using network-uri?


Use directory < 1.2 and old-time


Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info


Note: This package has metadata revisions in the cabal description newer than included in the tarball. To unpack the package including the revisions, use 'cabal get'.

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