Resource Center

Fixity (AVP) 

05-28-2021 11:48 AM

Fixity is a utility for the documentation and regular review of stored files. Fixity scans a folder or directory, creating a manifest of the files including their file paths and their checksums, against which a regular comparative analysis can be run. Fixity monitors file integrity through generation and validation of checksums, and file attendance through monitoring and reporting on new, missing, moved and renamed files. Fixity emails a report to the user documenting flagged items along with the reason for a flag, such as that a file has been moved to a new location in the directory, has been edited, or has failed a checksum comparison for other reasons.

Is this a complete system, a service or a tool?: Tool

Software Type: Freeware

URL for Resource: https://www.weareavp.com

Cost: Free

Creating body / Developer / Publisher: AVPreserve

Date of Latest Revision: Jul-14

Current Version (Color, Name, Number): V 0.4

Date Resource Added/Modified: March 26, 2018


#Tool

Statistics
0 Favorited

Related Entries and Links

No Related Resource entered.

The inclusion of any resource in the CoSA Resource Center does not imply a recommendation or endorsement of the resource by CoSA. Any views or opinions presented in the resource comments are solely those of the author and do not represent the views and opinions of CoSA