How to sign binaries of the Clear Linux image¶
In this tutorial, you will see how to sign the binaries of a Clear Linux image so that you can boot it through a secure boot enabled OVMF.
Install sbsigntool on Ubuntu (Verified on 18.04):
$ sudo apt install sbsigntool
Download and extract the Clear Linux image from the release:
$ export https_proxy=<your https proxy>:<port> $ wget https://cdn.download.clearlinux.org/releases/29880/clear/clear-29880-kvm.img.xz $ unxz clear-29880-kvm.img.xz
Download script sign_image.sh on Ubuntu.
Steps to sign the binaries of the Clear Linux image¶
Follow the KeyGeneration to generate the key and certification which will be used to sign the binaries.
Get these files from the previous step:
Use the script to sign binaries in the Clear Linux image:
$ sudo sh sign_image.sh $PATH_TO_CLEAR_IMAGE $PATH_TO_KEY $PATH_TO_CERT
clear-xxx-kvm.img.signed will be generated in the same folder as the original clear-xxx-kvm.img.