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NAME

fidentify – Determine file type using PhotoRec database

SYNOPSIS

fidentify [–check] [directory|file]

fidentify –version

DESCRIPTION

fidentify identify the file type, the “extension”, by using the same
database than PhotoRec.
When a file or directory is specified, fidentify will output the
type of file, or files under the specified directory.
If given no arguments, fidentify will output type of files under
current directory.
fidentify is similar to file.

OPTIONS

–check
check the file format like PhotoRec does by default

SEE ALSO

photorec(8),testdisk(8),file

AUTHOR

PhotoRec 7.0, Data Recovery Utility, April 2015
Christophe GRENIER
http://www.cgsecurity.org

2015 April FIDENTIFY(8)