libewf-tools - Utilities for the Expert Witness Compression Format (EWF)

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Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename libewf-tools-0~20140608-7.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name libewf-tools
Package version 0~20140608
Package release 7.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System/Filesystems
License LGPL-3.0+
Maintainer -
Download size 249.19 KB
Installed size 1.41 MB
Several tools for reading and writing EWF files.
It contains tools to acquire, verify and export EWF files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libewf-tools-0~20140608-7.1.i586.rpm 0~20140608 i586 openSUSE Oss
libewf-tools - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/env -
fuse - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
python-fuse >= 0.2


Name Value
ewftools = 0~20140608
libewf-tools = 0~20140608-7.1
libewf-tools(x86-64) = 0~20140608-7.1


Type URL
Binary Package libewf-tools-0~20140608-7.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package libewf-0~20140608-7.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install libewf-tools rpm package:

# zypper install libewf-tools




2019-04-19 - Greg Freemyer <>
- Use the built in version of libcpath
* libcpath has been updated and one of the functions renamed
* until libewf is updated the internal version of libcpath must be used
2018-01-14 -
- fix a problem with the python to python2 rename
2017-10-11 -
- add skeleton python3 support - upstream doesn't have python 3 in the stable release
- rename python-libewf to python2-libewf to be compatible with python singlespec
- remove pyewf as it isn't versioned and isn't singlespec compatible
2015-01-10 -
- clean up buildrequires section
- remove %if opensuse.  Not needed now that libyal is in security:forensics.
- begin to use newly released libyal packages from OBS
2014-08-25 -
- The latest update of libsmraw in factory is not building right in libewf.
- Use internal version instead
- add a version number to Provides: pyewf
2014-08-20 -
- update to libewf-20140608
* worked on integrating multi threaded ewfacquire changes
* bug fix for utf16 header functions
* bug fix in ewfmount regarding logical files date and time values
* make pyewf_handle_open more strict to catch non-string objects
without the check the code will segfault on non-string objects
* bug fixes in empty block compression
* bug fix in libewf_read_io_handle_read_chunk_data error tolerance
code path
* bug fix in recent process status changes
* changed behavior of empty-block check
- review BuildRequires for new external packages
- use external packages where possible
- added to python sub-package section
- Requires:       %{lname} = %{version"
- Provides:       pyewf
- ran spec-cleaner
2014-02-03 -
- update to libewf-20140201
- remove nonexistent README.dll from %doc
2013-07-31 -
- update to 0~20130416
* changes to zlib.m4 for adler32 detection
- add Obsoletes/Provides pair for ewftools.  That was the old name of the tool package.
2013-04-05 -
- Cleanups: Set RPM group, license, summary and description
metadata; remove unused %py_requires; do not bloat shlib package
with documentation
- Use system libraries instead of bundled ones where possible
- Name the tools package according to upstream's recommendation
- Drop unnecessary -fno-strict-aliasing
2013-04-03 -
- update to latest release 20130331
* more sync with experimental version
* improved error tolerance for issue 8
* updated libsmdev to fix issue 13
- add 2 documentation files provided by upstream
- fix a illegal group setting
- update %files sections to match sample specfile in source tree
- update Requires and BuildRequires to match sample specfile in source tree

See Also

Package Description
libewf2-0~20140608-7.1.i586.rpm Library to support the Expert Witness Compression Format
libewf2-0~20140608-7.1.x86_64.rpm Library to support the Expert Witness Compression Format
libexe-devel-0~20160110-1.12.i586.rpm Development files for libexe
libexe-devel-0~20160110-1.12.x86_64.rpm Development files for libexe
libexe-tools-0~20160110-1.12.i586.rpm Tools to access Microsoft executable (EXE) format files
libexe-tools-0~20160110-1.12.x86_64.rpm Tools to access Microsoft executable (EXE) format files
libexe1-0~20160110-1.12.i586.rpm Library to access the executable (EXE) format
libexe1-0~20160110-1.12.x86_64.rpm Library to access the executable (EXE) format
libexempi-devel-2.4.5-1.6.i586.rpm Development files for the Exempi XMP support library
libexempi-devel-2.4.5-1.6.x86_64.rpm Development files for the Exempi XMP support library
libexempi3-2.4.5-1.6.i586.rpm XMP support library
libexempi3-2.4.5-1.6.x86_64.rpm XMP support library
libexempi3-32bit-2.4.5-1.6.x86_64.rpm XMP support library
libexif-devel-0.6.21-12.3.i586.rpm An EXIF Tag Parsing Library for Digital Cameras (Development files)
libexif-devel-0.6.21-12.3.x86_64.rpm An EXIF Tag Parsing Library for Digital Cameras (Development files)