rsync and MD5

David de Lama david.delama at
Tue Dec 16 14:21:56 GMT 2008

That decision obviously depends on processing power and network capacity
available. A recent thread on Slashdot
( mentioned this
research which might give more insight:

And btw, I though rsync used MD4, not MD5.

Jeroen van der Vegt	 
System designer 

Ok, i will check the two links, thanks!

"Version 30 of the protocol (released with rsync version 3.0.0) now uses MD5 hashes rather than MD4."

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Der kann`s mit allen:

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