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  1. Core Server
  2. SERVER-32708

Replace the md5 hash function used in the "hashed" index type with a faster one, such as xxhash.

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    • Type: Task
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Minor - P4
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: Backlog
    • Component/s: Indexing
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      Description

      Xxhash is probably 10 times faster than md5. We don't need a cryptographic hash function, just one that has a very good dispersion.

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