[CentOS-devel] Website Version 2, next steps

Sat Feb 19 03:53:33 UTC 2011
Larry Vaden <vaden at texoma.net>

On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 6:49 PM, Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel at gmail.com> wrote:
> Also, people like me might say something different from a work email
> account than from a personal account.
> I worry about using the email address as the key, because it makes it
> very difficult to *preserve* a user's history across address changes.
> I like my GMail account, but I've had old Comcast or university
> accounts from which I submitted bugs to RHEL years ago. If I'm not
> mistaken, index management by numerical keys can often be
> significantly faster than by text keys.

echo "Nico Kadel-Garcia G MM/DD/YYYY Born_in_City, Nation
Mother's_Maiden_Name" | md5sum -t
352d6060b85ef831453bd71cfe22e9a9  -

works very well for ISP subscriber account numbers.