I know, that you all know, how to use the checksum or hashes to check the integrity of your important files.
But sometimes reading the checksum can be a real pain for the eyes. So here is a very small feature with openssl that makes your eyes smile and making your job of reading checksum easy.
Just try using -c option while generating the checksum. It will separate the checksum with : so making it easy to read.
Here is a small illustration and comparison from my machine.