[Mimedefang] Re: action_replace_with_url (was Re: [Mimedefang] Mimedefang-multiplexorand working directories)

Ashley M. Kirchner ashley at pcraft.com
Fri Jan 4 16:54:36 EST 2002


"David F. Skoll" wrote:

> Are you talking about action_replace_with_url?  No, it should create
> only *one* instance of the attachment.  It works by calculating
> the SHA-1 hash of the attachment and constructing a file name from
> that.  If two different attachments hash to the same SHA-1 value,
> either you have won the lottery fifty times consecutively, or someone
> has broken SHA-1. :-)

    Hmmm, winning the lotto fifty times would be nice...  Specially if it's a
large pot. :)

    I'll monitor it for a while, see if what I saw was really a bug, or whether
it was something else causing it to do that...

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