Version 1.8.0 of siegfried is now available. Get it here.
This release includes changes in the byte matcher to improve performance, especially when scanning MP3s (fmt/134).
CHANGELOG v1.8.0 (2020-01-22)
- utc flag returns file modified dates in UTC e.g.
sf -utc FILE | DIR. Requested by Dragan Espenschied
- new cost and repetition flags to control segmentation when building signatures
- update PRONOM to v96
- update LOC signatures to 2019-12-18
- update tika-mimetypes signatures to v1.23
- update freedesktop.org signatures to v1.15
- XML namespaces detected by prefix on root tag, as well as default namespace (for mime-info spec)
- panic when scanning certain MS-CFB files. Reported separately by Mike Shallcross and Euan Cochrane
- file with many FF xx sequences grinds to a halt. Reported by Andy Foster