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Given that using MD5 in this manner is a probabilistic method of determing whether two files are the same or not, why not just use file length as the determinator of possible equality and then compare the possibly equal files to make an absolute determination?


In reply to Re: [OT]:Faster signature algorithm than md5? by philiprbrenan
in thread [OT]:Faster signature algorithm than md5? by swampyankee

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