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

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 26
Repository Fedora x86_64
Package name brd
Package version 1.0
Package release 7.fc26
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 107.10 KB
Download size 35.53 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-1.0-7.fc26.noarch.rpm 1.0 noarch Fedora
brd - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/python3 -
python(abi) = 3.6


Name Value
brd = 1.0-7.fc26
python3.6dist(brd) = 1
python3dist(brd) = 1


Type URL
Binary Package brd-1.0-7.fc26.noarch.rpm
Source Package brd-1.0-7.fc26.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install the brd rpm package:

# dnf install brd




2017-02-10 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0-7
- Rebuilt for
2016-12-19 - Miro HronĨok <> - 1.0-6
- Rebuild for Python 3.6
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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