documentation-packages team mailing list archive
Mailing list archive
[Bug 1288593] Re: Please include SHA256 or SHA512 hashes on Ubuntu Hashes page
Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.
** Changed in: ubuntu-docs (Ubuntu)
Status: New => Confirmed
You received this bug notification because you are a member of
Documentation Packages, which is subscribed to ubuntu-docs in Ubuntu.
Please include SHA256 or SHA512 hashes on Ubuntu Hashes page
Status in “ubuntu-docs” package in Ubuntu:
Could SHA256 and/or SHA512 hashes please be included on the Ubuntu
Hashes page (currently located at
Currently, only MD5 is included, and this is the only https-protected
official page I could find with the hashes. As can be seen in the
Wikipedia page ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MD5 ) and the many
citations of source material, MD5 is no longer recommended for this
type of usage.
Also - would it be possible to make the Ubuntu Hashes page more
prominent for downloaders of the various Ubuntu software? It would be
very helpful for checking the integrity of the ISOs against
Thanks in advance.
To manage notifications about this bug go to: