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affix(1) fix a corrupted AFF file affix(1)


affix - fix a corrupted AFF file


affix [options] file1 file2 file3 ...


Fix an aff file that is corrupt. If file does not have a GUID, create one.

This file is part of the AFFLIBv3, that provides AFF.

AFF is an open and extensible file format to store disk images and associated metadata. It is useful in several scenaries, as computer forensics investigations.


Actually modify the files; normally just reports the problems.
Just print the version number and exit.


affcat(1), affcompare(1), affconvert(1), affcopy(1), affcrypto(1), affdiskprint(1), affinfo(1), affrecover(1), affsegment(1), affsign(1), affstats(1), affuse(1), affverify(1), affxml(1)


The AFFLIB was written by Simson L. Garfinkel <> and Basis Technology, Inc.

This manual page was written by Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).

Oct 2014 AFFIX 3.7.4