10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting
1. Shell Programming and Scripting
First of all I want to apologize because i'm not a admin or coder and maybe all my efforts to write only this small script in my life would need one week full time reading man pages and forums but...
I don't have the money to offer me to get this time and the script I want to do seems... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: toscan
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to verify the integrity of a ISO image that is downloaded periodically on my PC. In order to do that, I've written a bash script that use the command md5sum with the aim to match the generated code with the default one created with the SIO image. The problem is that, if I start... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Mr. Piros
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to make a script that searches through a SRC folder and copies only files it's never seen before to a DEST folder.
SRC = /user/.phonesync/photos-backup
DST = /usr/.phonesync/photos-new
So basically, I'd start with a:
md5sum /user/.phonesync/photos-backup/* >... (29 Replies)
Discussion started by: nbsparks
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to download multiple files from an FTP server but occasionally they arrive in error so I need to perform an integrity check. I've been attempting to write a bash script that does the following:
Downloads all files including those in sub directories
Perform md5sum using... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: shadyuk
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
something strange is that i find the md5sum command in different linux generate different result, for example, i have tried the same file in CentOS and Rhel, The md5 results are different, it is quite headache, who know the tricks? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: zbc
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i write a adduser script in perl , but I don't know how to deal with the password , for it stored as md5. and i don't use the shell
command passwd. give me some advice...thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kingdream
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I currently have a shell script that takes an RPM and scp's it to a set of remote servers and installs it.
What I would like to be able to do is make the script get the md5sum of the RPM locally (so get the md5sum of the rpm from where im running the script) and then scp the rpm to the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: tb1986
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Ok, I run a small script, that restarts a perl script when it fails (it's a very unreliable perl script, but I can't change it, it's crucial, and I don't know perl)
It outputs data into a logfile. Unfortunately, it also regularly hangs. This is a major problem because if it hangs, no data is... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Bakes
Hello there! Is there a way to use execve() to run md5sum function?
for example execve("md5sum <filename>, NULL,NULL);"
thanx! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nicos
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am kinda puzzled. When and Why do we use md5sum? I've read man pages for mp5sum, but didn't get anything out of it. Please, can someone explain this to me in couple of words.
Thank you all. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: solvman