Suggested structure to backup multiple servers?

Martin Atkins mart at
Mon Apr 14 17:32:37 UTC 2008

Ed W wrote:
> What about making the name and chunk a function of the CRC?  This 
> probably doesn't leak any significant info if the CRC function is 
> something powerful like MD5 or better?  That way the check is roughly 
> free?  (Perhaps you already do it this way though...?  Not really dug 
> into the code yet..?)

Brackup names chunks after the sha1 hash of their contents.

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