[PATCH v5 1/2] certs: Trigger creation of RSA module signing key if it's not an RSA key

Jarkko Sakkinen jarkko at kernel.org
Tue Jun 1 17:58:40 UTC 2021

On Tue, Jun 01, 2021 at 06:52:44AM -0400, Stefan Berger wrote:
> Address a kbuild issue where a developer created an ECDSA key for signing
> kernel modules and then builds an older version of the kernel, when bi-
> secting the kernel for example, that does not support ECDSA keys.
> Trigger the creation of an RSA module signing key if it is not an RSA key.
> Fixes: cfc411e7fff3 ("Move certificate handling to its own directory")
> Signed-off-by: Stefan Berger <stefanb at linux.ibm.com>
> Reviewed-by: Jarkko Sakkinen <jarkko at kernel.org>
> Tested-by: Mimi Zohar <zohar at linux.ibm.com>

I've applied these to


Can revert too but do not mind taking care of these patches as they are
not intrusive in any possible way.


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