file - A utility for determining file types

Property Value
Distribution OpenMandriva Lx 3.0
Repository OpenMandriva Main Release x86_64
Package name file
Package version 5.28
Package release 1-omv2015.0
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 4.18 MB
Download size 204.44 KB
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The file command is used to identify a particular file according to the
type of data contained by the file.  File can identify many different
file types, including ELF binaries, system libraries, RPM packages, and
different graphics formats.
You should install the file package, since the file command is such a
useful utility.


Package Version Architecture Repository
file-5.33-2-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm 5.33 x86_64 OpenMandriva Main Updates
file-5.33-2-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 5.33 i586 OpenMandriva Main Updates
file-5.28-1-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 5.28 i586 OpenMandriva Main Release
file-5.26-4-omv2015.0.i586.rpm 5.26 i586 OpenMandriva Main Release
file-5.26-4-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm 5.26 x86_64 OpenMandriva Main Release
file - - -


Name Value
lib64magic1 == 5.28-1:2015.0 - - - -


Name Value
file == 5.28-1:2015.0


Type URL
Binary Package file-5.28-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm
Source Package file-5.28-1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable OpenMandriva Main Release repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install file rpm package:
    # urpmi file



See Also

Package Description
file-roller-3.16.4-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm An archive manager for GNOME
filelight-16.04.3-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm Graphical disk usage statistics
filesystem-3.0-19-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm The basic directory layout for a Linux system
filezilla-3.16.1-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm Fast and reliable FTP client
filezilla-3.20.1-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm Fast and reliable FTP client
finch-2.10.11-3-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm A text-based user interface for Pidgin
finch-2.10.12-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm A text-based user interface for Pidgin
findutils-4.6.0-1-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm The GNU versions of find utilities (find and xargs)
finger-0.17-27-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm The finger client
finger-server-0.17-27-omv2015.0.x86_64.rpm The finger daemon
firebird- Firebird SQL database management system
firebird-classic- Meta-package for Firebird SQL Classic Database (xinetd based)
firebird-devel- Development Libraries for Firebird SQL Database
firebird-server-classic- Classic (xinetd) server for Firebird SQL Database
firebird-server-common- Common files for Firebird SQL Database servers