MD5 in erlang.

Jeff Einhorn <>
Wed Mar 26 20:58:28 CET 2003

I was wondering if erlang had any built-in tools to generate an MD5 Hash
that looks similiar what is generated by md5sum on linux.

Example if I do an md5sum on the string "hello" I get:


Does erlang have any built in functions for converting binary to hex?

Jeffrey M. Einhorn
Software Engineer
Web Development Group
FutureSource, LLC

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