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From: Andrew Leary (1:320/119)
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Date: Fri, 04.01.13 20:34
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Hello Kees!

Friday January 04 2013 11:13, Kees van Eeten wrote to Andrew Leary:

KvE> As there is only one line that is not in the chechsum, and that line
KvE> is fully used, it would be impossible to create an identical file on a
KvE> different system. It may sound as a bonus, but not when you are
KvE> testing a new release.

Yes; this would be an issue.

KvE> If you decide to exclude more lines from the checksum, all nodediff
KvE> procressors and whatever check are used downstream will have to be
KvE> adapted.

Correct.

KvE> Just my two cents.

At this time, I don't see this idea progressing any further. The existing
MakeNL versions already log their version information, platform, and compile
date/time to the logfile.

Andrew

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