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Date: Sun, 17 Jun 2012 22:54:24 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Reduced binary size (was: optional new raw sha1 implemetation)

On 2012-06-17 01:22, magnum wrote:
> Also, unlike the formats that use intrinsics.c, this format will benefit
> from a reduced binary_size (just the one 32-bit int that is checked in
> cmp_all()), and a "linkedin" version of that would probably perform way
> better than our current one, with six million hashes. This would be
> trivial. Maybe I'll try it out later unless someone else do.

No, wait... What is stopping us from using reduced binary size in the 
old formats too? Nothing! I have been confused for years. Maybe I should 
try this out in raw-md5 and raw-sha1[_li] and see what happens when 
loading zillions of hashes.


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