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Generate SHA1 hash for each file in a list

Terminal - Generate SHA1 hash for each file in a list
sha1sum * >> SHA1SUMS
2010-05-05 18:14:52
User: manny79
Functions: sha1sum
-2
Generate SHA1 hash for each file in a list

Alternative command for performing an sha1 hash for a given set of files matched by a wildcard

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Terminal - Alternatives
find . -type f -exec sha1sum {} >> SHA1SUMS \;
2009-10-05 18:33:59
User: gpenguin
Functions: find sha1sum
2

All output is placed in file SHA1SUMS which you can later check with 'sha1sum --check'. Works on most Linux distros where 'sha1sum' is installed.

ls [FILENAME] | xargs openssl sha1
2009-10-03 02:05:43
User: m00dimus
Functions: ls xargs
1

List files and pass to openssl to calculate the hash for each file.

find . -regex ".*\(avi\|mp4\|wmv\)$" -print0 | xargs -0 sha1sum

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