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Id: 65257
Status: new
Priority: 0/
Queue: Module-Signature

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: dagolden [...]

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Severity: Normal
Broken in: 0.66
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: Please add can_sign() function
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The presence of gpg or Crypt::OpenPGP is not enough to ensure that signing is possible. In particular, the lack of a secret key will cause sign() to fail. For the sake of module installers and CPAN authors, please add a can_sign() function to allow the toolchain to confirm that signing is possible instead of blindly trying it and dying with unfriendly error messages for the user. Thank you, David

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