siggen - Man Page

signature gathering utility for Tripwire


siggen [ -t|--terse ] [ -h|--hexadecimal ] [ -a|--all ] [ -C|--CRC32 ] [ -S|--SHA ] [ -h|--HAVAL ] file1,,,


siggen is a utility that displays the hash function values  for the specified files.


-t, --terse

Terse mode. Prints requested hashes for a given file on one line, delimited by spaces, with no extraneous information.

-h, --hexadecimal

Display results in hexadecimal rather than base64 notation.

-a, --all

Display all hash function values (default).

-C, --CRC32

Display CRC-32, POSIX 1003.2 compliant 32-bit Cyclic Redundancy  Check.

-M, --MD5

Display MD5, the RSA Data Security, Inc. Message Digest Algorithm.

-S, --SHA

Display SHA, Tripwire's implementation of the NIST Secure Hash Standard, SHS (NIST FIPS 180).


Display Haval value, a 128-bit hash code.

file1 [ file2... ]

List of filesystem objects for which to display values.

Exit Status

siggen exits 0 on success, 1 on error.

Version Information

This man page describes siggen version 2.4.


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See Also

twintro(8), tripwire(8), twadmin(8), twprint(8), twconfig(4), twpolicy(4), twfiles(5)

Referenced By

tripwire(8), twadmin(8), twconfig(4), twfiles(5), twintro(8), twpolicy(4), twprint(8).

04 Jan 2018 Open Source Tripwire 2.4