ewfinfo man page

ewfinfo ā€” show meta data stored in EWF files


ewfinfo [-A codepage] [-d date_format] [-f format] [-ehimvV] ewf_files


ewfinfo is a utility to show meta data stored in EWF files.

ewfinfo is part of the libewf package. libewf is a library to access the Expert Witness Compression Format (EWF).

ewf_files the first or the entire set of EWF segment files

The options are as follows:

-A codepage

the codepage of header section, options: ascii (default), windows-874, windows-932, windows-936, windows-949, windows-950, windows-1250, windows-1251, windows-1252, windows-1253, windows-1254, windows-1255, windows-1256, windows-1257 or windows-1258

-d date_format

the date format, options: ctime (default), dm (day/month), md (month/day), iso8601


only show EWF read error information

-f format

specify the output format, options: text (default), dfxml


shows this help


only show EWF acquiry information


only show EWF media information


verbose output to stderr


print version






# ewfinfo -d dm floppy.E01 
ewfinfo 20120805 
Acquiry information 
        Case number:            1 
        Description:            Floppy 
        Examiner name:          John D. 
        Evidence number:        1.1 
        Notes:                  Just a floppy in my system 
        Acquiry date:           09/12/2006 10:00:12 
        System date:            09/12/2006 10:00:12 
        Operating system used:  Linux 
        Software version used:  20061209 
        Password:               N/A 
EWF information 
	File format:		EnCase 5 
	Sectors per chunk:	64 
	Error granularity:	64 
	Compression method:	deflate 
	Compression level:	no compression 
	Set identifier:		869910fc-e143-4908-9328-afedf4a7be1e 
Media information 
        Media type:             removable disk 
        Is physical:		no 
        Bytes per sector:       512 
        Number of sectors:      2880 
        Media size:             1.4 MiB (1474560 bytes) 
Digest hash information 
        MD5:                    ae1ce8f5ac079d3ee93f97fe3792bda3 


Errors, verbose and debug output are printed to stderr when verbose output -v is enabled. Verbose and debug output are only printed when enabled at compilation.


Please report bugs of any kind to <joachim.metz@gmail.com> or on the project website: http://code.google.com/p/libewf/


These man pages were written by Kees Mastwijk.

Alterations for distribution have been made by Joachim Metz.

See Also

ewfacquire(1), ewfacquirestream(1), ewfexport(1), ewfmount(1), ewfrecover(1), ewfverify(1)

Referenced By

ewfacquire(1), ewfacquirestream(1), ewfexport(1), ewfmount(1), ewfrecover(1), ewfverify(1).

January 19, 2014