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Indexfile API and tools

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Idxtools provides some command line tools and an API to perform operations on index files.

Index files format

Index files are a sort of plain text database files to store metadata information for other files and their content. The format is as follows:


with attribute_list as a semicolon separated list of key = value strings. Here you can find a sample line:

/path/to/file       size=100; id=1; class=MyClass; type=MyType


The package can be installed either using pip:

pip install idxtools

or from source:

git clone
cd idxtools
python install

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