On Thu, May 14, 2020 at 04:25:11AM +0000, Mogens Jensen wrote:
> I was just trying out the fw_update program on OpenBSD 6.5, deleting/
> installing all the firmware and was wondering if fw_update will verify
> the files before installing?

Others pointed out that firmwares are signed.

For a while now, fw_update AND pkg_add have defaulted to requiring
signed packages. If you try to install or even peek at something
unsigned with pkg_info, they error out.

You have to explicitly ask for unsigned data to bypass the check.

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