Week 3: Custom mimetypes/magic file for the DataONE file formats for identification using Apache Tika/Apache web server

Hi All, This blog is in conjunction with my earlier blogs for the Project 4: Extending Libmagic for Identification of Science Resources. In the last week we were able to create the magic file for the file command and the repository admins of it also accepted and committed the changes in the Continue reading Week 3: Custom mimetypes/magic file for the DataONE file formats for identification using Apache Tika/Apache web server

Week 2: Created, tested and Committed magic file with the Libmagic library.

Hi All, This is the second week of my internship, and below are the tasks that were completed during this week. Adding the patterns for the rest of the file formats into the dataone magic file. Continuing the work from the last week, we were able to create additional patterns for Continue reading Week 2: Created, tested and Committed magic file with the Libmagic library.

Week1 – What is file command, libmagic library and how they work.

Hi All, My name is Pratik Shrivastava and I’m the intern working on the Project 4: Extending Libmagic for Identification of Science Resources. The goal of this project is to extend the capabilities of the Linux (or equivalents on OS X and Windows) file command to allow automatic identification of Continue reading Week1 – What is file command, libmagic library and how they work.