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what does it mean Package <name>.rpm is not signed

asked 2016-06-24 03:36:24 -0500

marti gravatar image

I am newbie on Fedora i wan to install vlc player i tried dnf install vlc then i took this error message

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It means that the package was not digitally signed when built. You can continue to install it if it allows.

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2016-06-24 08:15:18 -0500 )edit

Please don't suggest to run dnf with --nogpgcheck. You're putting users at risk.

genodeftest gravatar imagegenodeftest ( 2016-06-24 14:34:50 -0500 )edit

@genodeftest: You are right, I will remove my earlier comment.

florian gravatar imageflorian ( 2016-06-24 14:57:14 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-06-24 17:27:14 -0500

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Your current version of rpmfusion is probably v23, Download the current version (v24) of rpmfusion from their website .

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answered 2016-06-24 14:36:14 -0500

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Rpmfusion people forgot to sign their packages. Wait some days until their issue is resolved. See and

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