libpff - Library and tools to access Microsoft PFF and OFF format files

Distribution: ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository: Classic x86_64
Package name: libpff
Package version: 20131028
Package release: alt1
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 1.31 MB
Download size: 1.31 MB
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libpff is a library to access the Personal Folder File (PFF) and the Offline Folder File (OFF) format. These are used in several file Types: PAB (Personal Address Book), PST (Personal Storage Table) and OST (Offline Storage Table).



  • libpff = 20131028-alt1


    Install Howto

    1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 classic
      rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
    2. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    3. Install libpff rpm package:
      # sudo apt-get install libpff


    • /usr/lib64/
    • /usr/lib64/
    • /usr/share/doc/libpff-20131028/AUTHORS
    • /usr/share/doc/libpff-20131028/ChangeLog


    2014-05-12 - Michael Shigorin <> 20131028-alt1 - new version (watch file uupdate)

    2014-05-12 - Michael Shigorin <> 20130722-alt1 - re-initial build for ALT Linux Sisyphus + spec based on typical opensuse factory one + pre-existing changelog merged just in case

    2013-07-31 - - update to v20130722 * major refactor of code, packaged redesignated experimental * Worked on compressed OST support * worked on pypff * worked on tests * fix for handling floating point values in item file * updated dependencies * worked on API by_utf8_name and by_utf16_name functions * worked on libcdata rewrite * worked on libfdata update * worked on 64-bit 4k page file format support * bug fixes in error path * improved debug output * pffexport: - worked on IPM.DistList support - added message flags - improved output of flag types * libfmapi - improved debug output - fixes in error code paths * tests: - added pffinfo test * 2013 update - changed to gz compression to simplyfy download/convert - use all libyal factory packages possible

    2013-04-29 - - Make specfile more consistent with the other Joachim Metz packages. - Move developer docs to devel package.

    2013-04-15 - Dmitry V. Levin (QA) <> 20100510-alt1.qa1 - NMU: rebuilt for debuginfo.

    2013-04-05 - - Cleanups: Set RPM group, summary and description metadata - Use system libraries instead of bundled ones where possible - Name the tools package according to upstream's recommendation - Drop unnecessary -fno-strict-aliasing

    2013-04-03 - - Put documentation in -devel; do not bloat the shlib package - Set licenses in each sub-package - Remove unused %py_requires

    2013-04-01 - - initial package (version 0.0.20120802) - alpha quality software

    2010-07-09 - Fr. Br. George <> 20100510-alt1 - Initial build for ALT

    2010-03-28 - Joachim Metz <> 20100328-1 - Email change