dscverify checks that the GPG or PGP signatures on the given
.changes or .dsc files are good signatures made by keys in
the current Debian keyrings, found in the debian-keyring
package. (Additional keyrings can be specified using the
--keyring option any number of times.) It then checks that the
other files listed in the .changes or .dsc files have the
correct sizes and MD5 sums. The exit status is 0 if there are no
problems and non-zero otherwise.
Add keyring to the list of keyrings to be used.
Do not read any configuration files. This can only be used as the
first option given on the command-line.
Skip the signature verification step. That is, only verify the sizes and
MD5 sums of the files listed in the .changes or .dsc files.
Display a help message and exit successfully.
Display version and copyright information and exit successfully.
The two configuration files /etc/devscripts.conf and
~/.devscripts are sourced by a shell in that order to set
configuration variables. Environment variable settings are ignored
for this purpose. If the first command line option given is
--noconf or --no-conf, then these files will not be
read. The currently recognised variable is:
This is a colon-separated list of extra keyrings to use in addition to
any specified on the command line.