cfv - versatile file checksum creator and verifier

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name cfv
Package version 1.18.3
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 154 B
Download size 38.86 KB
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cfv is a utility to test and create a wide range of checksum
verification files. It currently supports testing and creating
sfv, sfvmd5, csv, csv2, csv4, md5, bsdmd5, torrent and crc files.
Test-only support is available for par, par2.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cfv_1.18.3-2_all.deb 1.18.3 all Debian Main
cfv - - -


Name Value
python << 2.8
python >= 2.6.6-7~
python2.6 -
python2.7 -


Type URL
Binary Package cfv_1.18.3-2_all.deb
Source Package cfv

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install cfv deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install cfv




2012-05-10 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Package cleanup below by Jari Aalto <> - thanks!
* Remove deprecated dpatch and upgrade to packaging format "3.0 quilt".
* Update to Standards-Version to 3.9.3 and debhelper to 9.
* Move to full dh(1) and simplify rules file. Move from deprecated
python-support to dh_python2, see:
* Fix build-depends-on-python-dev-with-no-arch-any (Lintian) by changing
depends python-dev to python-all.
2008-06-24 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Fix for py 2.5 "struct integer overflow warning" (Closes: #479037, #479037)
* torrent clients are now suggested rather than recommended (Closes: #337796)
* Color patch temporarily removed due to incompatiblitiy
with new upsteam version
2008-02-04 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Color patch from "xi iota" <> applied.
2008-01-30 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Acknowledge FTBFS unrepresentable changes NMU (Closes: #357216).
Thanks Matej!
* Acknowledge python transition NMU (Closes: #380793).
Thanks Pierre!
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.3
2006-09-03 - Pierre Habouzit <>
cfv (1.18-2.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update package to the last python policy (Closes: 380793)..
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.2.
* Bump DH_COMPAT to 4.
2006-03-27 - Matej Vela <>
cfv (1.18-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/rules: Invoke `make distclean' to avoid spurious diffs.
Closes: #357216.
2005-03-10 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed grammatical and spelling errors (closes: #298519)
* Updated standards-version
2005-01-14 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.18-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release - adds sha1 and torrent related fixes
2004-07-16 - Stefan Alfredsson <>
cfv (1.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* To use bittorrent checking, bittorrent or bittornado must (at the moment)
be installed, therefore a Recommends: was added on these packages
(Closes: #259391)

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