Python 3! Finally!

Christos Georgiou tzot at sil-tec.gr
Tue Oct 4 10:26:29 CEST 2005


On Fri, 30 Sep 2005 20:50:06 +0200, rumours say that Stefan Behnel
<stefan.behnel-n05pAM at web.de> might have written:

>Weird, though, the md5sum is the same as for the Python-2.4.2.tar.bz2 that I
>downloaded late (late!) yesterday evening and had forgotten in my download
>directory... just found it next to the new one... was still there, not
>overwritten...
>
>Well, maybe the changes needed to merit a V3 weren't that big after all...

No, it's just proof that the MD5 checksum isn't reliable and we should
move forward to SHA checksums.  Amazing coincidence.  Let's xpost to
some security newsgroup.
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