jacksum - computes checksums, CRCs and message digests

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: jacksum
Package version: 1.7.0
Package release: 2
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 304 B
Download size: 212.32 KB
Official Mirror: ftp.br.debian.org
Jacksum is a free and platform independent software for computing and verifying checksums, CRCs and message digests. Jacksum features both a commandline interface and an open API. Jacksum supports 58 popular algorithms (Adler32, BSD sum, Bzip2's CRC-32, POSIX cksum, CRC-8, CRC-16, CRC-24, CRC-32 (FCS-32), CRC-64, ELF-32, eMule/eDonkey, FCS-16, GOST R 34.11-94, HAS-160, HAVAL (3/4/5 passes, 128/160/192/224/256 bits), MD2, MD4, MD5, MPEG-2's CRC-32, RIPEMD-128, RIPEMD-160, RIPEMD-256, RIPEMD-320, SHA-0, SHA-1, SHA-224, SHA-256, SHA-384, SHA-512, Tiger-128, Tiger-160, Tiger, Tiger2, Tiger Tree Hash, Tiger2 Tree Hash, Unix System V sum, sum8, sum16, sum24, sum32, Whirlpool-0, Whirlpool-1, Whirlpool and xor8). Some of the additional features include: - Fully customizable output - Customized CRC algorithms and support for combination of multiple algorithms - By default, output is 100% compatible with Unix-standard tools such as sum, cksum, md5sum and sha1sum - Supports verification of both the content and timestamp of files - Large file aware - Recursive file processing



    Binary package: jacksum_1.7.0-2_all.deb
    Source package: jacksum

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install jacksum deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install jacksum


    • /usr/bin/jacksum
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/history.txt.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/readme.txt
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/readme_de.txt
    • /usr/share/doc/jacksum/examples/collisions.zip
    • /usr/share/java/jacksum-1.7.0.jar
    • /usr/share/java/jacksum.jar
    • /usr/share/man/man1/jacksum.1.gz


    2008-05-06 - Anuradha Weeraman (anu) <aweeraman@gmail.com> jacksum (1.7.0-2) unstable; urgency=low * Improved man page.

    2008-04-06 - Anuradha Weeraman (anu) <aweeraman@gmail.com> jacksum (1.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #474640)