POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.binaries.utilities : df3 file utility : Re: df3 file utility Server Time
8 Dec 2022 09:03:01 EST (-0500)
  Re: df3 file utility  
From: clipka
Date: 27 Jul 2017 13:20:54
Message: <597a20f6$1@news.povray.org>
Am 27.07.2017 um 16:58 schrieb Stephen:
> On 7/27/2017 2:31 PM, jr wrote:
>> the first tool, df3util, is now "feature complete"[1], documented,
>> and builds cleanly from a regular source tarball.  it is a "Swiss army
>> knife"-type utility, providing ten commands from the command-line.
>> quoting from the man page, the program can "copy, merge, and recode DF3
>> data, mirror, shift, and rotate it, and output informative summaries
>> of volumes and their contents", and more.
> You wouldn't happen to have a Windoze executable about your person or
> something that could be run from a DOS box?

Modern Windows 10 can build and run Linux software, thanks to the
confusingly named "Windows Subsystem for Linux" (aka "Bash on Windows"),
which is based on Ubuntu (14.04 if I recall correctly). IIRC there's a
Windows setting to be frobbed first, and then the feature needs to be
actually installed, but once that's done, a Unix terminal environment is
at your fingertips. And ever since the Creator's Update, it even no
longer crashes when trying to rename a directory.

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