Re: MD5 sums of induvidual files?
Brandon High <email@example.com> writes:
> On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Michael Boman wrote:
> > Is there a repository of MD5 sums for single files in a package?
> Look under /var/lib/dpkg/info/*.md5sums
> I don't know if there is an automated method of verifying that the sums
> match currently installed files though.
Try debsums -s and read man debsums. Note that not all packages come
with an *.md5sums file :-(
olaf@frodo:~$ dpkg -l | grep ^.i | wc -l
olaf@frodo:~$ ls /var/lib/dpkg/info/*.list | wc -l # faster
olaf@frodo:~$ ls /var/lib/dpkg/info/*.md5sums | wc -l
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