python-fchksum - Python C extension to (quickly) find the checksum of files

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Distribution OpenMandriva Cooker
Repository OpenMandriva Contrib Release x86_64
Package name python-fchksum
Package version 1.7.1
Package release 10-omv2014.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 48.91 KB
Download size 21.97 KB
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This module provides quick and easy functions to find checksums of files.
It supports md5, crc32, cksum, bsd-style sum, and sysv-style sum.
The advantage of using fchksum over the python md5 and zlib(.crc32)
modules is both ease of use and speed.  You only need to tell it the
filename and the actual work is done by C code.  Compared to the
implementing a read loop in python with the standard python modules,
fchksum is up to 2.0x faster in md5 and 1.1x faster in crc32.
All checksum functions take a filename as a string, and optional callback
function, and callback delay (in seconds), and return a tuple (checksum,
size).  An empty string may be substituted for filename to read from
stdin.  The returned size is always a python Long, and the checksum
return type varies depending on the function.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-fchksum-1.7.1-10-omv2014.1.i586.rpm 1.7.1 i586 OpenMandriva Contrib Release
python-fchksum - - -


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python(abi) = 2.7


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python-fchksum = 1.7.1-10
pythonegg(python-fchksum) = 1.7.1


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Binary Package python-fchksum-1.7.1-10-omv2014.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package python-fchksum-1.7.1-10.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable OpenMandriva Contrib Release repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install python-fchksum rpm package:
    # urpmi python-fchksum




2014-05-15 - Denis Silakov <> 1.7.1-10
+ Revision: fb4f64d
- Spec cleanup

See Also

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