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file checksum sha-256



Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 9.5.


Calculate the Secure Hash Algorithm 2 family (SHA-256) checksum of a file.


pathname(Optional) Path to a filename.
filenameName of a local file for which to calculate the SHA-256 checksum.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are provided feedback on the status of your request.

Sample Output

file checksum sha-256

user@host> file checksum sha-256 /var/db/scripts/commitscript.slax