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Re: MD5 in the read path

> Thank you all for the response.
> For RandomPartitioner, MD5 is used to avoid collision. However, why is it
> necessary for comparing data between different replicas? Is it not feasible
> to use CRC for data comparison?
My understanding is that it is not necessary to use MD5 and we can switch
out the message digest function as long as we have an upgrade path. I
believe this is the goal of