Calculating md5 checksums.
fredrik at pythonware.com
Fri Mar 3 22:56:35 CET 2006
Rajesh Sathyamoorthy wrote:
> How do you calculate the md5 checksum of a file?
> so far i got this,
> import md5
> obj = md5.new()
> file = open( 'filename', 'rb')
> data = text.read()
> checksum = md5.digest()
> Is this correct? Is there anything else i should do before comparing the
> checksum with the one provided for the file?
the script has some obvious bugs, but nothing you won't discover simply
by running the program... (did you try that? what happened?)
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