[ccache] Why not using MD5?

Martin Pool mbp at sourcefrog.net
Mon Nov 15 07:51:28 GMT 2004

On 15 Nov 2004, Egmont Koblinger <egmont at uhulinux.hu> wrote:
> PS. AFAIK no-one has ever found two different files with the same md5. Am I
> right?

People have constructed collisions.  I am not aware of anyone finding
a collision with ccache, but it's possible that they would just
attribute it to a mysterious failure.

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