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Re: And now for something completely different... etch!

On Wed, 2005-06-15 at 12:45 +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> > Using prelink invalidates the md5sums of files belonging to Debian packages.
> > Has anyone done any work to address this?
> The only way to address that is to update the md5sum after prelinking is
> done.

I might be talking out of my arse (99% probability ;-)) but I thought
I'd heard that it was possible to store the pre-linking information
separately to the binaries, under /var/cache or something for example.

Am/was I imagining things?

Ian Campbell
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