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#1 fleamour

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Posted 13 June 2008 - 06:44 PM

Will changing the name of a file change the MD5 # sum?
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Posted 13 June 2008 - 06:58 PM

I would say, why not give it a test? Download one of the freeware MD5 checkers from here. and give a test.

That way you will know for yourself in a real world application. I don't know myself for sure.

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#3 fleamour

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Posted 14 June 2008 - 12:49 PM

Yeah thanks, good call.
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Posted 14 June 2008 - 04:24 PM

Yeah, didn't seem to change it at all. I've had trouble downloading latest Mint .iso with corrupt files, was wondering if changing the actual torrent file's name would affect the MD5 hash. Silly really.
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