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From:
John P. Linderman
Date:
April 13, 2010 11:05
Subject:
Re: Shhh. Pre-announcement inside.
Message ID:
20100413180522.1885A2E159@research.att.com
I'm sure I was NOT using sha1.  I was, indeed, using md5.
Looks just fine when I use the right checksummer.
The official download site makes it clear that sha1
should be used, so others are less likely to be confused
that I was.  Indeed, others are often less confused than
I am.   Thanks again.
-- jpl

> On Apr 13, 2010, at 1:52 PM, jpl@research.att.com (John P. Linderman) wrote:
> 
> > Fantastic job!  The checksums I am seeing differ, though;
> > 
> > 7db7c4b9d6f2e095eaebd9e22d81acc1  /home/jpl/perl-5.12.0.tar.gz
> 
> That looks like an md5. Are you sure you're using SHA1?
> 
> J
> 
> > 
> > Did I grab it from the wrong place?
> > 
> > http://search.cpan.org/dist/perl-5.12.0/
> > 
> > Or did a last-minute change modify the checksum?
> > I have downloaded a couple times, and I'm seeing the
> > same (wrong?) checksum consistently -- jpl
> > 
> >> I'll formally announce the release of Perl 5.12.0 late tonight or early
> >> tomorrow morning once the tarball has had the time to propagate to CPAN
> >> mirrors around the planet. 
> > 
> >> The tarballs you should be seeing are: 
> > 
> >>   f533687077e2da113b48a6c5e578f4a206fbf173  perl-5.12.0.tar.bz2
> >>   5341e60d099fdda71bc33b2a36e417fc0926518f  perl-5.12.0.tar.gz
> > 
> >> Best,
> > 
> >> Jesse
> > 



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