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Re: F12 checksum file says it is SHA1 but it is SHA256





On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 11:27, Rahul Sundaram <sundaram fedoraproject org> wrote:
On 11/19/2009 12:54 AM, Stefan Grosse wrote:
> Hi,
>
> the file Fedora-12-i386-CHECKSUM which is on the mirrors and included in
> the torrents says:
>
> Hash: SHA1
>
> f0ad929cd259957e160ea442eb80986b5f01daaffdbcc7e5a1840a666c4447c7
> *Fedora-12-i386-DVD.iso
>
> But the truth is that it is SHA256. (I downloaded the DVD twice because
> of this...) So maybe someone could change that if I am right?

It is a SHA256 and the CHECKSUM file is gpg signed. SHA1 in the top
indicates the hash of the gpg key and not the checksum file.


Perhaps it could be made more clear. I almost made the same double download mistake.

darrellĀ 


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