Ed Fletcher ed at
Wed Mar 30 03:34:56 UTC 2005

gary hypes wrote:
> I usually download iso files from my work PC which runs Windows and
> has a much faster internet connection. Is is possible to run md5 and
> do the md5 checksum under Windows, or do I have to copy everything and
> take it to my home PC running Ubuntu and run it from there? Windows
> doesn't seem to want to recognize the md5 executable.
> Gary Hypes

MD5 works under just about anything:

There's a link to a .zip file near the bottom of the page.  That will 
expand into md5sums.exe and md5sums.txt.  Should be everything you need.

Ed Fletcher
ed at

What difference does it make to the dead, the orphans and the homeless,
whether the mad destruction is wrought under the name of totalitarianism
or the holy name of liberty or democracy?  -  Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

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