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{{Infobox_Software |
[[Image:DeepSpardiskimager.jpg]]
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  name = libqcow |
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  maintainer = [[Joachim Metz]] |
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  os = [[Linux]], [[FreeBSD]], [[NetBSD]], [[OpenBSD]], [[Mac OS X]], [[Windows]] |
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  genre = {{Disk imaging}} |
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  license = {{LGPL}} |
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  website = [http://code.google.com/p/libqcow/ code.google.com/p/libqcow] |
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}}
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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.
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== Tools ==
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The '''libqcow''' package contains the following tools:
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* '''qcowinfo''', which shows the information about QCOW files.
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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>
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== History ==
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Libqcow was created by [[Joachim Metz]] in 2010.
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== Also See ==
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[[QCOW_Image_Format | QEMU Copy-On-Write (QCOW) image format]]
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
* [http://www.driveimager.com/ Official website]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/ Project site]
* [http://www.deepspar.com/pdf/DeepSparDiskImager.pdf Product data sheet]
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/wiki/Building Building libqcow and tools from source]
* [http://www.deepspar.com/mjm-ds-disk-imager.html Review of the DeepSpar Disk Imager] by Mike Montgomery of MJM Data Recovery in the UK.
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* [https://code.google.com/p/libqcow/wiki/Mounting Mounting a QCOW image]
* ''[http://www.deepspar.com/pdf/DeepSparDiskImagingWhitepaper3.pdf Disk Imaging: A Vital Step in Data Recovery]'', a whitepaper on the product
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Revision as of 05:29, 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