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   name = xmount |
 
   name = xmount |
 
   maintainer = [[Daniel Gillen]] |
 
   maintainer = [[Daniel Gillen]] |
   os = [[Linux]] , [[Mac OS X]] |
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   os = [[Linux]], [[Mac OS X]] |
 
   genre = [[Image mounting]] |
 
   genre = [[Image mounting]] |
 
   license = {{GPL}} |
 
   license = {{GPL}} |
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Description taken from xmount site on Pinguin's HQ:
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Description taken from xmount project site on Pinguin's HQ:
  
xmount allows you to convert on-the-fly between multiple input and output harddisk image types. xmount creates a virtual file system using FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace) that contains a virtual representation of the input image. The virtual representation can be in [[Raw Image Format|raw DD]], [[Virtual Disk Image (VDI)|VirtualBox's virtual disk file format]] or in [[VMWare Virtual Disk Format (VMDK)|VmWare's VMDK file format]]. Input images can be raw DD, [[Encase image file format|EWF (Expert Witness Compression Format)]] or [[AFF|AFF (Advanced Forensic Format)]] files. In addition, xmount also supports virtual write access to the output files that is redirected to a cache file. This makes it possible to boot acquired harddisk images using QEMU, KVM, VirtualBox, VmWare or alike.
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xmount allows you to convert on-the-fly between multiple input and output harddisk image types. xmount creates a virtual file system using FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace) that contains a virtual representation of the input image.
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The virtual representation can be in:
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* [[Raw Image Format|raw DD]]
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* DMG
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* [[Virtual Hard Disk (VHD)|VHD]]
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* [[Virtual Disk Image (VDI)|VirtualBox's virtual disk file format]]
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* [[VMWare Virtual Disk Format (VMDK)|VmWare's VMDK file format]]
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Input images can be:
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* [[Raw Image Format|raw DD]]
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* [[Encase image file format|EWF (Expert Witness Compression Format)]]
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* [[AFF|AFF (Advanced Forensic Format)]]
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In addition, xmount also supports virtual write access to the output files that is redirected to a cache file. This makes it possible to boot acquired harddisk images using QEMU, KVM, VirtualBox, VmWare or alike.
  
 
== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==

Revision as of 09:31, 23 September 2012

xmount
Maintainer: Daniel Gillen
OS: Linux, Mac OS X
Genre: Image mounting
License: GPL
Website: www.pinguin.lu

Description taken from xmount project site on Pinguin's HQ:

xmount allows you to convert on-the-fly between multiple input and output harddisk image types. xmount creates a virtual file system using FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace) that contains a virtual representation of the input image.

The virtual representation can be in:

Input images can be:

In addition, xmount also supports virtual write access to the output files that is redirected to a cache file. This makes it possible to boot acquired harddisk images using QEMU, KVM, VirtualBox, VmWare or alike.

See Also

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