CKSUM(1) User Commands CKSUM(1)

NAME cksum - checksum and count the bytes in a file

SYNOPSIS cksum [FILE]... cksum [OPTION]

DESCRIPTION Print CRC checksum and byte counts of each FILE.

--help display this help and exit

--version output version information and exit

AUTHOR Written by Q. Frank Xia.

REPORTING BUGS Report bugs to <>.

COPYRIGHT Copyright © 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc. This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License <>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO The full documentation for cksum is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and cksum programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info cksum

should give you access to the complete manual.

cksum (coreutils) 5.97 March 2012 CKSUM(1)