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par2cmdline (Commandline implementation of PARv2.0 specification)

par2cmdline is a GPL-licensed commandline tool for creating and using PAR2
parity sets to detect damage in files and repair them if necessary. The
program uses Reed Solomon Coding to perform its error correction. A useful
program for checking and ensuring the integrity of binaries retrieved from
usenet for instance.

Several patches have been included to fix compilation issues on current

Maintained by: Thomas Morper
Keywords: parity,usenet,par2,pararchive,parchive,reed-solomon
ChangeLog: par2cmdline


Source Downloads:
par2cmdline-0.4.tar.gz (1551b63e57e3c232254dc62073b723a9)

Download SlackBuild:
par2cmdline.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 13.0

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

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ftp git cgit http rsync

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