sha2 utilities: Print or check SHA-2 digests
rmyster at gmail.com
Sat Jun 10 00:35:43 CEST 2006
On Fri, 2006-06-09 at 18:08 -0400, David Shaw wrote:
> > The question was how to obtain these values with the commands listed in
> > the coreutils documentation. Could point me to where you obtained these
> > options since they aren't listed in the gpg docs(man gpg,info gpg,
> > etc)?
> Man page:
> --print-md algo [files]
> --print-mds [files]
> Print message digest of algorithm ALGO for all given files or
> stdin. With the second form (or a deprecated "*" as algo)
> digests for all available algorithms are printed.
Oh.......I never would have made the connection. I can see what it
refers to now but when I read it, the algorithm "ALGO" was one I had
never heard of. Realistically, I wouldn't have caught it even if it was
written as "--print-md <algorithm> [files]"
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