crc32 (1) - Linux Man Pages
crc32: compute CRC-32 checksums for the given files
crc32 - compute CRC-32 checksums for the given files
SYNOPSIScrc32 filename [ filename ... ]
DESCRIPTIONcrc32 is a simple utility that calculates the CRC-32 checksum for each of the given files.
Note that the CRC-32 checksum is merely used for error detection in transmission and storage. It is not intended to guard against the malicious modification of files (i.e., it is not a cryptographic hash).
AUTHORThe Archive::Zip module was written by Ned Konz.
This manual page was prepared by Ben Burton <bab [at] debian.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).