MD5SUMS File and script to read

Wit WitlessIdiot at triad.rr.com
Sat Jun 9 07:31:54 PDT 2007


Chris Staub wrote:
> John Gnew wrote:
>   
>> Does anyone have a script that would read the MD5SUMS files and then 
>> verify the MD5s against each source file?
>>
>> John
>>     
>
> Isn't this what "md5sum -c" does?
>   
You can build a file containg the names of the files and results of 
md5sum (either locally generated or paste in the values from the book) 
and run md5sum with the correct parameter. It will tell you the results. 
"Man md5sum" will get you going.

HTH
--
Wit



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