Re: Ideas/solutions to caching identical objects ...

From: Jon Peatfield <>
Date: Tue, 03 Dec 1996 18:42:27 +0000

Why not index the cache by the MD5 of the content. Then identical files will
clash... Of course different files may also clash (1 in 2^128 times), but
thats a SMOP. Of course MD5 may not be cheap enough to run each time we load
an object...

 -- Jon
Received on Tue Dec 03 1996 - 10:59:21 MST

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