[Mageia-sysadm] changing binrepos

nicolas vigier boklm at mars-attacks.org
Thu Jul 28 15:48:12 CEST 2011

On Fri, 15 Jul 2011, Pascal Terjan wrote:

> I think <original filename>-<sha1> would be good to avoid both
> filename collision and sha1 collision while still sharing files
> between packages

I think probability of sha1 collision is very low, so we can ignore it.

According to this page :

If we have 50000 different files, probability of collision with 160 bit
hash would be something like 10^-39.

So I don't think adding original filename is needed.

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