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Old 08-12-2004, 04:36 AM   #1
juanb
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Hi,
when I download files to my fedora I see for example this kind of file:

http://www.snort.org/dl/snort-2.2.0.tar.gz.md5

I want to download snort-2.2.0.tar.gz.md5.

waht is the process of checking the checksum ?

thanks
 
Old 08-12-2004, 04:40 AM   #2
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you can
md5sum snort-2.2.0.tar.gz

the output should match the signature in snort-2.2.0.tar.gz.md5.
 
  


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