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Generate MD5 of string and output only the hash checksum in a readable format

Terminal - Generate MD5 of string and output only the hash checksum in a readable format
echo -n "String to MD5" | md5sum | sed -e 's/[0-9a-f]\{2\}/& /g' -e 's/ -//'
2011-03-05 11:47:08
User: saibbot
Functions: echo md5sum sed
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Generate MD5 of string and output only the hash checksum in a readable format

Generates the md5 hash, without the trailing " -" and with the output "broken" into pairs of hexs.

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Terminal - Alternatives
echo -n "String to MD5" | md5sum | sed -e 's/../& /g' -e 's/ -//'

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