On Monday 30 January 2006 02:57, Tony Davison wrote:
> Portage -2.1_pra4-r1 has a new dependency of dev-python/pycrypto-2.0.1,
> anyone know why?
> I only askbecausi it is new and nothing else (on this box) depends on it, so
> I wondered what it would break.
It's to support non-MD5 hashing algorithms. If you have a look at portage's
Manifest, you'll see MD5, RMD160 and SHA256 hashes for all files. These are
generatable and verifiable from 2.1_pre4.
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