[OS X TeX] Re: [texhax] installed MacTeX, unable to typeset anything

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Tue Jul 19 13:02:59 EDT 2011

On Jul 19, 2011, at 11:03 AM, Justin C. Walker wrote:

> Why are you using "openssl"?
> The result of the above is to start "md5", and it is now awaiting input.  For example, type something and then type "RETURN ^D" (that's CTRL-D). You will see the MD5 checksum ("digest") of whatever you typed.
> Typing "md5 /path/to/mactex-file" will give you the MD5 digest of what you downloaded.
> To use what you typed, you would need to type
> % openssl md5 < /path/to/mactex-file


As far as I know the md5 command really calls openssl with argument md5 so they are equivalent.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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