Package: metastore (1+20080623+debian-4)
Links for metastore
Download Source Package metastore:
- Homepage [david.hardeman.nu]
Store and restore metadata from a filesystem
metastore is a tool to store the metadata of files/directories/links in a file tree to a separate file and to later compare and apply the stored metadata to said file tree.
The tool was written as a supplement to git which does not store all metadata, making it unsuitable for e.g. storing /etc in a repo.
metastore can also be helpful in a backup script if you want to create a tarball of a file tree and make sure that "everything" (e.g. xattrs, mtime, owner, group) is stored along with the files.
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