[Chandler-dev] Auto-update questions
grant at osafoundation.org
Wed Jun 11 01:24:01 PDT 2008
On 10 Jun, 2008, at 18:20, Andi Vajda wrote:
> On Jun 10, 2008, at 4:53 PM, Grant Baillie <grant at osafoundation.org>
>>> - Can we include the repository UUID or hash of the UUID in the
>>> ping, to even
>>> more clearly measure how many repositories are in use? Does this
>>> people's privacy?
>> I've been led to believe that so long as we can't extract any
>> personal information from such a ping, it's OK. But it would be
>> good to get confirmation of this.
> If Chandler is run in non debug mode, ie with -O, uuids are crypto
> random generated. In debug mode, uuids have recoverable NIC id and
> timestamp in it. This tracing feature is intended for debugging only.
Ah, so we should be hashing the UUID.
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