Subject: pkg/11809: Checksums for packages
To: None <>
From: Dominik Rothert <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/24/2000 06:02:15
>Number:         11809
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       SHA1 checksums preferred
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Dec 24 06:02:00 PST 2000
>Originator:     Dominik Rothert
>Release:        NetBSD 1.5
System: NetBSD domix 1.5 NetBSD 1.5 (DOMIX) #2: Fri Dec 22 23:12:56 CET 2000 root@domix:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/DOMIX i386


MD5 is not the best hash algorithm. 
Instead of continue using MD5, we should consider using SHA1 (and MD5?)

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