[ubuntu-za] Edgy CDs for the community

Dave Matthews dave at qualica.com
Fri Mar 9 09:32:02 GMT 2007


Gustav H Meyer wrote:
> My concern would be around the securities of the manufacturing
> process. How can Canonical guarantee that there are no trojan horses
> etc. that somebody could easily slip into the iso before burning to
> cd.
Not very easy, assuming the user want's to take the step of using 
Canonical's md5 checksums.

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuHashes

You could print the url on the cd.
See this page for help in doing md5's on windows etc: 
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HowToMD5SUM

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