[Bug 619] Use md5sum if ssl library is not found

Christophe Devine devine at iie.cnam.fr
Wed Sep 17 10:13:00 PDT 2003

bugzilla at linuxfromscratch.org <bugzilla at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:

> I'd suggest a third alternative: just grab the md5 computation code from
> any of the dozens of GPL implementations and put it right into the download
> handler. [...] The MD5 algorithm is not going to change, and the existing
> code implementations are stable and bug free (and not very large).

Indeed. I can give you a hand at this, since I wrote a GPL'ed implementation
of MD5, which you can find at http://www.cr0.net:8040/code/crypto/md5.php

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