|Lintian::Processable::FileInfo(3)||Debian Package Checker||Lintian::Processable::FileInfo(3)|
NAME¶Lintian::Processable::FileInfo - access to collected file-info data
use Lintian::Processable; my $processable = Lintian::Processable::Binary->new;
DESCRIPTION¶Lintian::Processable::FileInfo provides an interface to package data for file(1) information, aka magic data.
- file_info (FILE)
- Returns the output of file(1) for FILE (if it exists) or
NB: The value may have been calibrated by Lintian. A notorious example is gzip files, where file(1) can be unreliable at times (see #620289)
Needs-Info requirements for using file_info: file-info
- Returns the cached file (1) information.
AUTHOR¶Originally written by Felix Lechner <email@example.com> for Lintian.
SEE ALSO¶lintian(1), Lintian::Collect, Lintian::Collect::Binary, Lintian::Collect::Source