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From Justin Erenkrantz <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] mod_cache fixes: #8
Date Mon, 02 Aug 2004 19:50:40 GMT
--On Monday, August 2, 2004 2:54 PM -0400 Brian Akins 
<bakins@web.turner.com> wrote:

>> The other bottleneck I looked at was MD5 as the on-disk naming
>> scheme.  I think MD5 is a poor choice here because it's not very
>> fast.   Ideally, switching to a variant of the times-33 hash might
>> work out better. *shrug*
>>
>
> How to handle collisions?

MD5 has the possibility for collisions, too.  What do squid or other 
proxies  do?  On one hand, I think doing MD5 is sort of silly - just use 
the URL itself.  *shrug*  -- justin

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