[aur-general] Duplicated package removal request

Steven Honeyman stevenhoneyman at gmail.com
Sat May 31 20:10:24 EDT 2014

That's not the name of the software though. From the first line of the
official readme file:

"This is md5deep, a set of cross-platform tools to computer hashes, or
message digests, for any number of files while optionally recursively
digging through the directory structure."

On 1 June 2014 00:59, Timofey Titovets <nefelim4ag at gmail.com> wrote:
> I general user, but i think what hashdeep is more right name for
> 'Universal' tool set.
> 2014-06-01 2:33 GMT+03:00 Steven Honeyman <stevenhoneyman at gmail.com>:
>> I've just noticed that the md5deep [1] package (kept up-to-date, first
>> submitted in 2006) someone has duplicated to "hashdeep" [2] in 2014.
>> They compile from exactly the same source, and produce the same
>> binaries.
>> Can the hashdeep package be removed?
>> Also, would anybody be interested in moving md5deep over to the
>> community repo? It's a very popular set of checksum tools that have
>> many more features than md5sum,sha1sum (etc).
>> Thanks,
>> Steven.
>> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/md5deep/
>> [2] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/hashdeep/
> --
> Best regards,
> Timofey.

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