A Utility that creates .SFV (Simple File Verify)
Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Thu Apr 26 12:10:00 GMT 2007
> I would like to develop a script that verifies check sums/crc found in sfv files.
> Sfv are used to verify whether downloads contain the same fingerprint as the files on the server.
> Please let me know any cygwin-ports that may aid in verifying sfv. My Google search only returned
> these Unix tools; cksfv, puresfv, and cfv. But I did not find any cygwin-ports. Please let me know
> if tools exist under cygwin or how one would compile one of these tools for use with cygwin (btw I
> am fairly new to cygwin).
The first hit here has a report that sounds encouraging for cksfv. Didn't
Google for the others you listed above, though I expect something similar
for each. Maybe there are pre-built binaries out there if you look hard
enough. But it sounds like a simple 'make' will build it.
Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com
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