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Splits and joins files for removable media

'gfslicer' slices and then deslices large files, mainly for use with removable storage media. Files can be sliced to any arbitrary size and then transferred using floppies, etc. The sliced files can then be desliced to the original form with the same name and extension. A checking mechanism helps avoid errors. You can tar folders and then slice them within gfslicer and the same in reverse (i.e., deslice and untar not slice and tar). Tar and untar can be used separately. A log file facility is also included to cross-check what happened already. You can also can drag and drop any file into gfs window and get it sliced.




Download version 1.5.4 (stable)
released on 15 March 2001


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey12 April 2002

Leaders and contributors

S.Ekant Maintainer

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Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to build autoconf 2.13 or later
Required to build Gtk+ 1.2.6 or later
Required to build glib 1.2.6 or later
Required to build automake 1.4.6 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 June 2008.


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