[Distutils] New buildout options: checksums and allow-omitted-checksums

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Tue Mar 22 00:51:35 CET 2011

Thomas Lotze wrote:

> After some further offline discussion, I'd like to suggest using MD5 as
> the default algorithm, though.

Warnings against using md5 are mainly about cryptographic
security, aren't they? For just detecting accidental
corruption it should still be good enough.


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