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From Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton <l...@samba-tng.org>
Subject Re: apr-util, crypto and openssl
Date Sun, 10 Jun 2001 22:19:18 GMT
> > > > rsync.  librsync.
> > > 
> > > Blech!
> > 
> > *cackle*.  forgot: so that includes mod_rproxy (which uses
> > librsync).
> 
> Hmm. Any chance that those apps would switch to use APR(UTIL)? (and thus,
> our MD4)
 
sander would like to do rsync2.  martin pool (a known
apache contributer) wrote mod_rproxy: he'd have to be asked.

> For new apps, why would somebody choose MD4 over MD5 or SHA1? Are there
> particular benefits to using it?

md4 is 16 times faster, but cryptographically (academically)
less secure.  don't know the theory, though.

luke

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