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Open Build Service 2.4 Supports Arch, Secure Boot

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Published on 30 April 2013 09:25 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in SUSE
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OBS, the Open Build Service developed largely by openSUSE, has reached version 2.4. With Open Build Service 2.4 comes support for a new package format, Secure Boot signing, and other features.

Open Build Service 2.4 adds in support for Arch PKGBUILD as its latest supported package format. Additionally, Open Build Service 2.4 now supports Secure Boot signing, AppStream meta-data, and has a new constraint system.

For more details on Open Build Service 2.4 read the openSUSE news announcement or just head on over to the reference server.

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