Are we signing Thunderbird with codesign v2 ?

Josiah Bruner josiah at programmer.net
Mon Aug 11 14:01:50 UTC 2014


I can do that. I'll keep a watch.

Josiah

On Aug 11, 2014 9:21 AM, Mark Banner <mbanner at mozilla.com> wrote:
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> Its now all public, the work for Firefox is being done in:
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> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1046306
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> and the dependant bugs.
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> If anyone can volunteer to track and port relevant patches, that would be very useful.
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> Thanks
> Mark.
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> On 04/08/2014 20:55, Josiah Bruner wrote:
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>> We're currently using Version 1. However, the main (Mozilla) development team is aware of the change (We learned about it from Apple last week) and are furiously working on a change to the code signing. All bugs and information are under NDA to Apple, so that's all I can mention presently.
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>> Basically though, we (Thunderbird) need not worry about it.
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>> Josiah Bruner [:JosiahOne]
>> Thunderbird Front-end & UX
>> Gecko/Widget OS X Backend 
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>> On 8/4/14 2:34 PM, Nomis101 wrote:
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>>> For OS X we are signing the DMG with codesign since TB 15. Today I've found an Apple tech note that noted, that codesign v2 should be used, because v1 is obsolete soon. Is says [1]:
>>> "Changes in OS X 10.9.5 and Yosemite Developer Preview 5
>>> Beginning with OS X version 10.9.5, there will be changes in how OS X recognizes signed apps. Version 1 signatures created with OS X versions prior to Mavericks will no longer be recognized by Gatekeeper and are considered obsolete.
>>> Important: For your apps to run on updated versions of OS X they must be signed on OS X version 10.9 or later and thus have a version 2 signature."
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>>> What version of codesign are we using for Thunderbird, are we already using v2?
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>>> [1]: https://developer.apple.com/library/prerelease/mac/technotes/tn2206/_index.html#//apple_ref/doc/uid/DTS40007919-CH1-TNTAG205
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