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authorGravatar Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998@free.fr>2014-07-03 21:36:22 +0200
committerGravatar Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>2014-07-04 23:39:26 +0200
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manual: add documentation about packages' hashes
Although md5 is, for legacy reasons, a supported hash type, it is not documented on purpose, since it is now known to be weak. Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr> Cc: Baruch Siach <baruch@tkos.co.il> Cc: Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout@mind.be> Cc: Samuel Martin <s.martin49@gmail.com> Cc: Thomas De Schampheleire <patrickdepinguin@gmail.com> Reviewed-by: Thomas De Schampheleire <thomas.de.schampheleire@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>
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-rwxr-xr-xsupport/download/check-hash1
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diff --git a/support/download/check-hash b/support/download/check-hash
index 9ea7c415a1..f1e0c1b680 100755
--- a/support/download/check-hash
+++ b/support/download/check-hash
@@ -22,6 +22,7 @@ check_one_hash() {
_known="${2}"
_file="${3}"
+ # Note: md5 is supported, but undocumented on purpose.
# Note: sha3 is not supported, since there is currently no implementation
# (the NIST has yet to publish the parameters).
case "${_h}" in