FITS (File Information Tool Set)

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The File Information Tool Set (FITS) identifies, validates, and extracts technical metadata for various file formats.
Homepage:http://code.google.com/p/fits/
License:GNU Lesser General Public License
Platforms:Windows or Unix
Appears in COW:Workflow for ingesting digitized books into a digital archive


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The File Information Tool Set (FITS) identifies, validates, and extracts technical metadata for various file formats. It wraps several third-party open source tools, normalizes and consolidates their output, and reports any errors. Developed by Harvard. Written in Java, compatible with Java 1.5 or higher.

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