Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: tech-install
Date: 10/02/1998 01:16:52
> -- and it's actually pretty broken, in that it assumes that
> the signature being present means there's valid boot code.

Other than a signature in the boot code itself, I don't see how it could
know what "valid" boot code looks like, since there is more than one right

What sort of non-broken algorithm would you recommend?

(This is not important at all, I'm just curious.)

Todd Whitesel
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