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Re: CRC -> MD5

Howard Chu writes:
> I didn't really spend a lot of time comparing the two functions'
> speed. But even with the memory access bottleneck, I would guess that
> on a loaded system with many threads running, the algorithm with fewer
> instructions is the better choice. Have you measured the throughput
> when multiple threads are executing?

Good point.  I just did a quick single-threaded test program.