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populateFilearchiveSha1.php file is a maintenance script to populate the fa_sha1 field from fa_storage_key.

The fa_sha1 field in the filearchive database table is used to store sha1 hash of file content, encoded in base 36. This field stores pure sha1 whereas fa_storage_key stores sha1 with extension of file.

This script runs by default when you run update.php .


This script does not take any options or arguments.


php maintenance/populateFilearchiveSha1.php

Whenever the script runs, it makes a note in the database and will not run again. If you want to run the script again, run the command with the --force option.

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