partclone.info man page

partclone.info ā€” The utility to show image head information.

Synopsis

partclone.info {FILE}

Description

partclone.info is a part of Partclone project to retrive partition head information from image file. Partclone provide utilities to backup used blocks and design for higher compatibility of the file system by using existing library, e.g. e2fslibs is used to read the used block of ext2 partition.

Partclone supported file system include btrfs, ext2, ext3, ext4, reiserfs, reiser4, xfs and jfs for LINUX. Also support some non-linux operation system, ex: NTFS, FAT, EXFAT(for Windows), HFS plus(APPLE MAC OS), UFS2(FreeBSD), VMFS(VMWare Vsphere). All partclone utils could be run like partclone.xxx is very smiliar fsck or mkfs. For example, for backup/restore hfsplus, just run partclone.hfsp.

Options

The program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.

FILE

Image FILE. The FILE could be a image file(made by partclone).

Examples

  Retriving partition usage information
    partclone.info /home/partimag/sdb2.img
    Partclone v0.2.20 http://partclone.org
    File system:  EXTFS
    Device size:  928.0 MB
    Space in use: 535.4 MB
    Free Space:   392.6 MB
    Block size:   4096 Byte
    Used block :  130708

Diagnostics

The following diagnostics may be issued on stderr:

partclone.info provides some return codes, that can be used in scripts:

CodeDiagnostic
0Program exited successfully.
1Clone or Restore seem failed.

Bugs

Report bugs to thomas@nchc.org.tw or http://partclone.org.

You can get support at http://partclone.org

See Also

partclone(8), partclone.chkimg(8), partclone.restore(8), partclone.dd(8), partclone.info(8)

Author

Yu-Chin Tsai <thomas@nchc.org.tw>

Referenced By

partclone(8), partclone.chkimg(8), partclone.dd(8), partclone.imager(8), partclone.ntfsfixboot(8), partclone.restore(8).

09/19/2015 Partclone User Manual