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Project Summary

File tests each argument in an attempt to classify it. There are three sets of tests, performed in this order: filesystem tests, magic number tests, and language tests. The first test that succeeds causes the file type to be printed.
Starting with version 4, the file command is not much more than a wrapper around the "magic" library.

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classifiers command_line shell tool

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BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Commercial Use

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Place Warranty

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Hold Liable

Use Trademarks

Required

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C
91%
6 Other
9%

30 Day Summary

Jul 29 2019 — Aug 28 2019

12 Month Summary

Aug 28 2018 — Aug 28 2019
  • 247 Commits
    Up + 5 (2%) from previous 12 months
  • 1 Contributors
    Down -2 (66%) from previous 12 months

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