Subject: Re: pkg checksum [was: Re: pkgsrc reorg II [was: Re: port2pkg and new FreeBSD port layout]]
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dominik Rothert <email@example.com>
Date: 12/28/2000 22:49:37
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> No, that's by far not enough. Have a look at the pkg_* source.
Ah, okay, I forgot about maintaining.
> * in what form you want to use SHA1 on systems that don't come
> with openssl in-tree.
> * How to retain backward compatibility with existing binary packages
For that purpose we should consider using both, MD5 _and_ SHA1
hashes for a period of time.
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