|Name : parchive2
|Version : 0.4
||Vendor : Mandriva
|Release : 6mdv2010.0
||Date : 2009-09-04 22:51:13
|Group : Archiving/Other
||Source RPM : parchive2-0.4-6mdv2010.0.src.rpm
|Size : 0.78 MB
|Packager : Thierry Vignaud < tvignaud_mandriva_com>
|Summary : Parchive: Parity Archive Volume Set
|Description : |
The idea behind this project is to provide a tool to apply the data-
recovery capability concepts of RAID-like systems to the posting and
recovery of multi-part archives on Usenet. With a parity archive, this
tool, and all but one part of a multi-part set you can recover the
The key to this mission is a clean file format specification which
provides all the necessary capabilities for programs to easily verify
and regenerate single missing parts out of a set of archives.
We might just be able to make binary posting and downloading on Usenet a
little easier. That\'s a pretty cool goal!
par2 is complete rewrite of parchive with much additional advantages.
Read all about them on this page:
Tip of the day: alias par=\'par2 r *.((p|P)??|par2)\'
RPM found in directory: /mirror/carroll.cac.psu.edu/pub/linux/distributions/mandrakelinux/official/2011/i586/media/contrib/release