Rolling Checksum Algorithms

bob parker bob_parker at
Mon Jul 21 01:39:40 EST 2003

On Sun, 20 Jul 2003 22:06, seunosewa at wrote:
> Hi,
> Where can I get good pointers on the rolling checksum algorithm used in
> rsync? I need an 8-bit or 12-bit rolling checksum too.  Any place where
> "rolling" checksum algorithms are discussed?
There is very detailed discussion on the checksums used in rsync here:

Bob Parker

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