CRC32Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: June 21, 2005
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NAMEcrc32 - compute CRC-32 checksums for the given files
SYNOPSIScrc32 filename [ filename ... ]
DESCRIPTIONcrc32 is a simple utility that calculates the CRC-32 checksum for each of the given files.
Note that the CRC-32 checksum is merely used for error detection in transmission and storage. It is not intended to guard against the malicious modification of files (i.e., it is not a cryptographic hash).
AUTHORThe Archive::Zip module was written by Ned Konz.
This manual page was prepared by Ben Burton <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
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