md5 for large files
rballard_99 at yahoo.com
Tue Mar 4 19:55:18 CET 2003
You guys are great. I just need a nudge in the right direction from time to
"Skip Montanaro" <skip at pobox.com> wrote in message
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> Bob> Can someone provide me with a snippet or pointer to usinging
> Bob> to verify the md5 value for a large file? All examples I've seen
> Bob> are for a small string. I'm not yet using GPG for NT and I need
> Bob> verify or generate md5 values for file xfers.
> How about the library reference manual section at:
> The first example uses the .update() method. Read your file in chunks and
> call .update(), then .digest() when you're through.
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