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What would be a good choice for the hash type? Whatever works best for you. As long as the hash is considered secure, the difference comes down to performance. SHA-256 and SHA-512 are both traditional and safe choices recommended e.g. by NIST. You can't really go wrong with either of those. Which one is faster depends on your hardware. (SHA-384 is ...

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