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jeff mutonho
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How do I generate a checksum for a file?I want to create one with file extension .ck not the md5 one
 
Adrian Yan
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no sure what CK file is? Does it contain MD5 sums?
>md5sum filename is my usual command.
 
jeff mutonho
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Thanx.
Did a history on the commands I executed last month and found
"cksum" .
 
Adrian Yan
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Is it open source software? Which alogorithm it uses? Last time I check, MD5 algorithm is the best one and standard out there.
Anyway, it's all good if you figured it out.
 
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