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Re: [vox] MD5 Checksums and Public Downloading
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Re: [vox] MD5 Checksums and Public Downloading



Quoting Shwaine (shwaine@malevolence.com):

> Not to throw oil on a budding flame, but isn't the core of the OpenPGP 
> signature (or any RSA digital signature for that matter) generating 
> a message digest (e.g. a hash like MD5, among others) of the data 
> and signing said hash output rather than the data itself? 

I look forward to seeing your performance and usability tests on 660 MB
files, and am willing to donate a few in the name of science.
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