Tue, 8 Feb 2000 20:51:05 +0100
On Tue, 08 Feb 2000, John Woodman wrote:
> Has anyone ever taken the source, compiled it, and compared the result with a
> compiled commercial version (say by running a checksum?)
It isn't worth to do this. If the distributor of the precompiled binary
has used an other compiler or/and an other OS then the two binaries
willn't be equal in any case.
 Or a version different from your compiler version.
Thomas Bader <email@example.com>, Powered by LINUX 2.2
Infos und Tipps zu Linux, HOWTOs des DLHP <http://www.trash.net/~thomasb/>
==> Einen Unixshellaccount (alles inkl.) gibts unter http://www.trash.net