FreeDOS help system (hhstndrd 1.0.8 en)[md5sum]

Command: md5sum

MD5SUM generates or checks MD5 Message Digests.


md5sum [/TBVL] [/C [file]] | [file...] [/R [num]] [/S [num]] [/M[:|=]mode] md5sum [/?]


/C Check message digests (default is generate). /[-]V Enable or disable verbose mode (default is off). /[-]L Enable or disable LFN usage (default is enable if supported) /[-]R[num] Enable or diable recursing (default is off). num is a number from 1 to 9 and limits recursion (default=4) /[-]S Same as /[-]R=]. /T Read files in text mode. /B Read files in binary mode (default; overrides /T). /M[:|=]mode Select the digest mode (SHA or MD5). /? Shows the help.


The input for /C should be a list of message digests and file names. It will be printed on stdout when this program generates digests. MD5SUM supports NLS (national language support).


md5sum c:\autoexec.bat md5sum /c c:\autoexec.bat

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