md5 newbie question

Marty Landman MLandman at
Sat Dec 6 15:03:08 PST 2003

At 05:55 PM 12/6/2003, Chris Pressey wrote:

> >From "man md5":
>      -q      Quiet mode - only the MD5 sum is printed out.

#md5 -q httpd-2.0.48.tar.gz > thing1 ; echo 
466c63bb71b710d20a5c353df8c1a19c > thing2 ; echo difference is `diff thing1 
thing2` ; rm thing1 thing2
difference is

Thanks Chris, that's just what I was looking for... too bad when I read the 
man page for md5 I didn't read closely enough.

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