brd - Scans directories and files for damage due to decay of storage medium

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 25
Repository Fedora i386
Package name brd
Package version 1.0
Package release 5.fc24
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 107.10 KB
Download size 36.33 KB
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bit_rot_detector, or brd, is a tool to scan a directory tree and check each file
for corruption caused by damage to the physical storage medium or by damage from
malicious programs. Files are fingerprinted using the SHA-1 algorithm. File
fingerprints, sizes, and modification times are stored in a SQLite database.


Package Version Architecture Repository
brd-1.0-5.fc24.noarch.rpm 1.0 noarch Fedora
brd - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/python3 -


Name Value
brd = 1.0-5.fc24


Type URL
Binary Package brd-1.0-5.fc24.noarch.rpm
Source Package brd-1.0-5.fc24.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the brd rpm package:

# dnf install brd




2016-02-03 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0-5
- Rebuilt for
2015-11-10 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0-4
- Rebuilt for
2015-06-17 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0-3
- Rebuilt for
2014-07-01 - Jeff Backus <> - 1.0-2
- Modified to properly install docs on F19 and earlier.
2014-06-15 - Jeff Backus <> - 1.0-1
- Initial package

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