sum



SUM(1)                           User Commands                          SUM(1)




NAME

       sum - checksum and count the blocks in a file


SYNOPSIS

       sum [OPTION]... [FILE]...


DESCRIPTION

       Print checksum and block counts for each FILE.

       -r     defeat -s, use BSD sum algorithm, use 1K blocks

       -s, --sysv
              use System V sum algorithm, use 512 bytes blocks

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit

       With no FILE, or when FILE is -, read standard input.


AUTHOR

       Written by Kayvan Aghaiepour and David MacKenzie.


REPORTING BUGS

       Report bugs to <bug-coreutils@gnu.org>.


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR  A  PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.


SEE ALSO

       The  full  documentation for sum is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If
       the info and sum programs are properly installed at your site, the com-
       mand

              info coreutils sum

       should give you access to the complete manual.



sum (coreutils) 5.2.1              July 2005                            SUM(1)

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