Subject: Re: muhah
To: Alistair Crooks <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/26/2001 09:35:31
On Mon, 26 Mar 2001, Alistair Crooks wrote:

> Because there were/are about 3000 files in pkgsrc which have
> information stored in the output format of md5(1) - all of the
> files/md5 and files/patch-sum files.  I made the output of digest(1)
> compatible with that, so that I wouldn't have to add yet more logic to
> to work out whether I was dealing with an md5-style
> checksum, or an openssl-style checksum.

I haven't looked at the patch checking logic. I gather it's more than
just, is the line in the patch-sum file different from the file I get when
I run the program?

Take care,