After Dark utilizes the NPM CLI to produce a unique cryptographic hash each release, enabling any copy to be uniquely identified regardless of its source.
Release hashes use the SHA-512 algorithm and look like this:
Each release a new hash is generated in the following locations:
- Embedded using PGP in the
- Codified into the latest or version-specific NPM package metadata.
- Embedded inside the After Dark Online Help documentation.
Upon receiving your copy of After Dark you may use the release hash to verify you are using an unadulterated version of the software.
Run the Release Validator to quickly check your release offline:
For a more thorough inspection do the following, comparing your hash with those generated during the release as defined above:
- Install the npm cli on your machine.
- Navigate to
themes/after-darkfrom within your site.
npm run integrityto generate your SHA-512 hash.
If everything matches you’re all set. If not, please Submit an Issue.