FreeBSD 'md5' should include the --check option. We use this frequently to verify the integrity of archives (we actually use a custom-built port of GNU 'md5sum').
Please add --check functionality for checking files against 'md5' (or 'md5sum') output.
Add --check capability, equivalent to GNU md5sum.
How-To-Repeat: luxisi-1# md5 --check xsq.md5
md5: illegal option -- -
usage: md5 [-pqrtx] [-s string] [files ...]
I implemented this
what about '' -c string
Compare files to this md5 string.'' ?
"-c" option compares file with given checksum, suggested oatch allows
processing standard files with checksums similar to md5sum. It is rather
However, I'm not a bug reporter, let him present his opinion.
I agree, --check / -C is different than -c; I should have implemented
this version originally. I will take a look and attempt to commit.
please see the follow up mail I sent
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