Section: User Commands (1)
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sum – checksum and count the blocks in a file
Print checksum and block counts for each FILE.
use BSD sum algorithm, use 1K blocks
- -s, –sysv
use System V sum algorithm, use 512 bytes blocks
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read standard input.
Written by Kayvan Aghaiepour and David MacKenzie.
Report sum bugs to [email protected]
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report sum translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils ‘sum invocation’
should give you access to the complete manual.
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