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> Iso Images And Md5 Checksums, Checking MD5sum freezes Windoze...
post Oct 2 2002, 11:43 PM
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Whats this Lie-nix Thing?

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My computer seems to freeze as I try to verify the integrity of my downloaded ".iso" images using "md5sum.exe" (command line) or "md5GUI.exe" (windows).

I've tried to run the checksum through Win98SE and Win2k, without success. I get no status info, dialog or progress report.

Question 1: How long should such a verification take ? i.e. a few minutes or a few hours ? (ballpark figure... for a 700MB iso ...)

Question 2: Anyone with a better suggestion for MD5 software under Windoze ? (my CD-RW, unfortunately, is not installed within my Linux box...)


Thanks in advance.
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- HelzBelz   Iso Images And Md5 Checksums   Oct 2 2002, 11:43 PM
- - joey   Hi, Try   Oct 3 2002, 07:59 AM
- - HelzBelz   Thanks Joey ! The "Fsum" utility su...   Oct 4 2002, 06:54 AM
- - joey   Groovy!   Oct 4 2002, 07:13 AM

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