Re: MD5 hash
From: Frederick Bruckman (fredb_at_immanent.net)
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2004 00:08:10 -0500
In article <email@example.com>,
Igor Sobrado <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com> wrote:
>> NetBSD 2.0 will do that:
>> # uname -s -r
>> NetBSD 2.0_BETA
>> # grep /usr/bin/md5 /etc/mtree/set.base
>> ./usr/bin/md5 type=file mode=0555 sha1=efd5da876f3137f9efd2d649ebd313927ce3c677
> Great! Is this feature related with the execution of signed binaries?
Yes, I believe that's why it was added.
> Will this DB be automatically updated when a binary is added/rebuild
> or is it provided as a reference for binaries provided in the default
> installation only?
It seems you have to build the sets to update the checksums, while an
ordinary build wipes them out.