Difference between pages "Windows Prefetch File Format" and "Aimage"

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A Windows Prefetch file consists of one file header and multiple file sections with different content. Not all content has an obvious forensic value.
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{{Infobox_Software |
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  name = aimage |
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  maintainer = [[Simson Garfinkel]], [[Basis Technology]] |
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  os = {{Linux}} |
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  genre = {{Disk imaging}} |
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  license = {{Original BSD license}} |
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}}
  
As far as have been possible to ascertain, there is no public description of the format. The description below has been synthesised from examination
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'''aimage''' (the '''advanced imager''') was an [[imaging]] tool that was part of [[AFF]].
of multiple prefetch files.  
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== Header ==
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'''aimage''' can create files in raw, AFF, AFD, or AFM formats. AFF and AFD formats can be compressed or uncompressed. [[aimage]]  can optionally compress and calculate [[MD5]] or [[SHA-1]] hash residues while the data is being copied. It had intelligent error recovery, similar to what is in [[ddrescue]].
  
== Section A and B ==
 
  
== Section C ==
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'''aimage'' was withdrawn from support (December 25, 2010)
  
== Section D ==
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Linux distributions that packaged '''image''' are encouraged to drop it and package guymager instead.
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===See Also===
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* [[How_to_image_an_IDE_disk_with_aimage_and_FreeBSD]]

Latest revision as of 21:26, 21 October 2013

aimage
Maintainer: Simson Garfinkel, Basis Technology
OS: Linux
Genre: Disk imaging
License: Original BSD license
Website: {{{website}}}

aimage (the advanced imager) was an imaging tool that was part of AFF.

aimage can create files in raw, AFF, AFD, or AFM formats. AFF and AFD formats can be compressed or uncompressed. aimage can optionally compress and calculate MD5 or SHA-1 hash residues while the data is being copied. It had intelligent error recovery, similar to what is in ddrescue.


'aimage was withdrawn from support (December 25, 2010)

Linux distributions that packaged image are encouraged to drop it and package guymager instead.

See Also