Re: how to verify Debian programs via checksums ?
--On May 21, 2006 3:32:35 PM -0500 mark david mcCreary
I'm using Debian Woody. How would I loop thru all installed Debian
packages, and compare the program of each package to the official
Something like an MD5 checksum ?
Or what other resources do I have at my disposal ?
Most packages have some md5 sums, there's a package called debsums that'll
I'd backup your whole system and find out how/why you got corrupted
binaries in the first place. If you don't have a dieing hard drive (even
that's unlikely to cause corruption like this in this day and age) or a bad
RAID or something like that then (more likely) you've got someone who's
rooted your box.
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