On Oct 20, 2006, at 6:58 AM, Grok Mogger wrote:
I have about 36 GB of files on a hard disk that I've transfered to another disk. I'd like to cksum or md5sum the files just to make sure that they were all copied well. I can't seem to find a way to recurse through the directories and do this to a lot of files. I've looked around a lot, and finding nothing I'm about to start writing my own script, but I thought I'd ask here first. It just seems like something that there would be a way to do already, and I'm just missing it.
cd /source/dir find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 md5sum > /tmp/source.sums cd /dest/dir find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 md5sum > /tmp/dest.sums diff -u /tmp/source.sums /tmp/dest.sums -- Dave Carrigan Seattle, WA, USA email@example.com | http://www.rudeog.org
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