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Old 03-13-2004, 11:32 PM   #1
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How to verify downloaded files with MD5 file?


There is a MD5 file with the downloaded file and it intends to be verify the integration of the downloaded file. So could you guys tell me how to do it please?

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Old 03-14-2004, 12:19 AM   #2
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It's easy. Open up the console and then type

md5 sum location of the file

For example: md5 sum /home/lala/files/file.img

Then it will compute and display the result. Comapre it with what the file says. That's it.

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Old 03-15-2004, 06:43 PM   #3
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thanks, LinuxLaLa
 
Old 03-16-2004, 12:28 AM   #4
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never mind

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