Difference between pages "Libfvde" and "Libqcow"

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{{Infobox_Software |
 
{{Infobox_Software |
   name = libfvde |
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   name = libqcow |
   maintainer = [[Joachim Metz]], [[Omar Choudary]] |
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   maintainer = [[Joachim Metz]] |
 
   os = [[Linux]], [[FreeBSD]], [[NetBSD]], [[OpenBSD]], [[Mac OS X]], [[Windows]] |
 
   os = [[Linux]], [[FreeBSD]], [[NetBSD]], [[OpenBSD]], [[Mac OS X]], [[Windows]] |
   genre = {{Disk Encryption}} |
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   genre = {{Disk imaging}} |
 
   license = {{LGPL}} |
 
   license = {{LGPL}} |
   website = [http://code.google.com/p/libfvde/ code.google.com/p/libfvde/] |
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   website = [http://code.google.com/p/libqcow/ code.google.com/p/libqcow] |
 
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}}
  
The '''libfvde''' package contains a library and applications to read the [[FileVault Disk Encryption | FileVault Disk Encryption (fvde)]] volumes.
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The '''libqcow''' package contains a library and applications to read the [[QCOW_Image_Format | QEMU Copy-On-Write (QCOW) image]] format.
  
 
== Tools ==  
 
== Tools ==  
The '''libfvde''' package contains the following tools:
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The '''libqcow''' package contains the following tools:
* '''fvdeinfo''', which shows information about FVDE Volumes.
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* '''qcowinfo''', which shows the information about QCOW files.
* '''fvdemount''', which FUSE mounts FVDE Volumes.
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* '''qcowmount''', which FUSE mounts QCOW image files.
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== Examples ==
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FUSE mounting a QCOW image (libqcow 20111009 or later)
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<pre>
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qcowmount image.qcow mount_point
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</pre>
  
 
== History ==  
 
== History ==  
  
Libfvde was created by [[Omar Choudary]] and [[Joachim Metz]] in 2011.
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Libqcow was created by [[Joachim Metz]] in 2010.
  
== External Links ==
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== Also See ==
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[[QCOW_Image_Format | QEMU Copy-On-Write (QCOW) image format]]
  
* [http://code.google.com/p/libfvde/ Project site]
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== External Links ==
* [https://code.google.com/p/libfvde/wiki/Building Building (libfvde and tools) from source]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/ Project site]
* [https://code.google.com/p/libfvde/wiki/Mounting Mounting a FileVault encrypted volume]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/wiki/Building Building libqcow and tools from source]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/wiki/Mounting Mounting a QCOW image]

Revision as of 01:29, 15 July 2013

libqcow
Maintainer: Joachim Metz
OS: Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, Windows
Genre: Disk imaging
License: LGPL
Website: code.google.com/p/libqcow

The libqcow package contains a library and applications to read the QEMU Copy-On-Write (QCOW) image format.

Tools

The libqcow package contains the following tools:

  • qcowinfo, which shows the information about QCOW files.
  • qcowmount, which FUSE mounts QCOW image files.

Examples

FUSE mounting a QCOW image (libqcow 20111009 or later)

qcowmount image.qcow mount_point

History

Libqcow was created by Joachim Metz in 2010.

Also See

QEMU Copy-On-Write (QCOW) image format

External Links