Closed Bug 373116 Opened 13 years ago Closed 13 years ago
verify that what we ship is what we tested
For Firefox and Thunderbird builds, there are two differences between the files that QA tests and the files that are actually shipped: * renamed from e.g. product-version.locale.os.??? (aka "prestage") to e.g. "win32/en-US/Firefox Setup 220.127.116.11.exe" (exact filename depends on OS) aka ("stage"). * Windows builds are signed using the authenticode tool I'd like to be able to prove that the candidate builds tested are what was actually pushed ("stage" builds are copied directly to the release directory). Linux and Mac builds should be identical, so it's pretty simple to compare those. To check Windows we could unpack each prestage/stage pair and check the contents. I think what would be ideal is a tool that (1) verifies the existence and validity of the authenticode signature and (2) ignores that signature when comparing against the equivalent "prestage" file. I don't know enough yet about authenticode to know if this is feasible.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 372765
Component: Testing → Release Engineering
Product: Core → mozilla.org
QA Contact: testing → release
Version: Trunk → other
Product: mozilla.org → Release Engineering
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