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Aug 12, 2009, 21:02 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Linus Torvalds)

"I don't quite know why I wasted that much time on something as trivial as SHA1 hashing, but it was kind of fun in a "let's use the compiler as a glorified assembler" kind of way. Some people seem to think that C is a real programming language, but they are sadly mistaken. It really is about writing almost-portable assembly language..."

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