[tz] question about SHA512 when using tzdata

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Sat Oct 17 19:03:52 UTC 2015

Brian Inglis wrote:
> The sha2 docs say binary is the default (unless reading stdin from a tty, which
> seems an uncommon use case) and the "*" prefix is generated automatically by
> current sha2 releases

Sorry, I don't know what 'sha2' is. I used Ubuntu 15.04 for the latest tz 
release, and Ubuntu doesn't have an sha2 command. I used Ubuntu's sha512sum command.

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