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Old 05-06-2008, 07:36 AM   #16
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i'm trying to run "md5sum -c filename" but i'm getting rubbish.. is a 95gb file to big?

md5sum: e#4>|=&m?RDiAk1{e,w* m7H@9_<`: No such file or directory
e#4>|=&m?RDiAk1{e,w* m7H@9_<`: FAILED open or read
md5sum: Qv|{&6B?|uѧ
Old 05-06-2008, 07:40 AM   #17
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Have you already calculated the md5sum? The -c option is for checking.


md5sum filename > filename.md5

To check you would do

md5sum -c filename.md5


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