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To: Ryan Voots <simcop2387@...>
From: Anuradha Ratnaweera <ARatnaweera@...>
Subject: Re: MD5 mismatch for XFree86 patch
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2003 12:31:42 +0600
On Fri, 2003-12-05 at 11:46, Ryan Voots wrote:
> > 
> > I tried to emerge gaim, and there was a MD5 mismatch for XFree86
> > patches.  Wondering if it has got to do with the compromise.
> 
> while its possible, i dont know if the server also hosted things regarding distributing files, AFAIK no rsync server does file hosting also

Was a bit paranoid, if the intruder may have changed both MD5 sum on the
rsync server (are they there, at first place?) _and_ the source tarball
on the other site, 

> one thing you can try is removing the file from /usr/portage/distfiles and have it download again, see if you get the same bad digest.

That of course was tried more than once with no avail :-(

	Anuradha

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