Version française
Home     About     Download     Resources     Contact us    

This site is updated infrequently. For up-to-date information, please visit the new OCaml website at

Browse thread
Computing with big numbers?
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: -- (:)
From: Alan Schmitt <alan.schmitt@p...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Computing with big numbers?
On 4 déc. 08, at 17:06, Florian Hars wrote:

> Alan Schmitt schrieb:
>> But I don't think this applies here, as the hashes I'm
>> looking at are the one used by Unison to identify file contents.
> Then it is *especially* relevant, as it is quite trivial to generate
> several files with  different content and the same MD5 hash, all you
> need is a Playstation 3:

Thanks for the link, but I wasn't considering a malicious attack: if  
someone were able to modify my files, I would not worry about Unison  
not detecting (thus not propagating) a malicious change.