fdupes - identifies duplicate files within given directories

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fdupes_1.6.1-1+b1_i386.deb
Package name fdupes
Package version 1.6.1
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c interface::commandline role::program scope::utility use::checking use::measuring use::searching utils works-with::file
Homepage https://github.com/adrianlopezroche/fdupes
License -
Maintainer Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
Download size 21.61 KB
Installed size 51.00 KB
FDupes uses md5sums and then a byte by byte comparison to find
duplicate files within a set of directories. It has several useful
options including recursion.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fdupes_1.6.1-1+b1_amd64.deb 1.6.1 amd64 Debian Main
fdupes - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package fdupes_1.6.1-1+b1_i386.deb
Source Package fdupes

Install Howto

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




2016-08-29 - Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
fdupes (1:1.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release, with new version schema x.y.z; Closes: #670631
* debian/{control, copyright}
- update upstream homepage location
* debian/watch
- point to github for releases
* debian/patches/01-restore-pristine-code.patch
- drop, importing the new upstream release effectively removed the custom
changes to the code this patch reverted
* debian/patches/*
- drop all patches, merged upstream
* debian/control
- use HTTPS in Vcs-* fields
- bump tandards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes needed)
2014-01-22 - Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
fdupes (1.51-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/watch
- point to Google Code
* debian/patches/*
- removed patches applied upstream
* debian/control
- bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 (no changes needed)
- use canonical URL for Alioth
- add Multiarch metadata to allow cross build-dependencies; thanks to Wookey
for the report and patch; Closes: #693822
* debian/rules
- migrated to dh sequencer
* debian/{rules, patches/80-bts719246-set-CC-to-allow-cross-compilation.patch}
- allow to pass the CC compiler to allow for cross-compilation; thanks to
Eleanor Chen for the report and patch; Closes: #719246
2012-06-17 - Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
fdupes (1.50-PR2-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Sandro Tosi ]
* debian/patches/50_bts284274_hardlinkreplace.dpatch
- disabled, since it's losing data if files are on different filesystems;
thanks to Mike Hommey for the report; Closes: #677419
[ Jari Aalto ]
* Remove deprecated dpatch and upgrade to packaging format "3.0 quilt".
* Update to Standards-Version to 3.9.3 and debhelper to 9.
* Add build-arch and build-indep targets; use dh_prep in rules file.
* Closes: #669607
2010-05-29 - Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
fdupes (1.50-PR2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- updated Homepage field
- updated upstream location
- added Vcs-* fields (now using Git on git.debian.org)
- bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4 (no changes needed)
- added ${misc:Depends} to Depends
* debian/patches/50_bts284274_hardlinkreplace.dpatch
- added -L / --linkhard to make fdupes replace files with hardlinks. Also
update the manual page; thanks to Rupert Levene for the report and to
Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña for the patch; Closes: #284274
* debian/patches/60_bts544568_fix_memleaks.dpatch
- fix memory leaks in main(); thanks to jbdenis for the report and patch;
Closes: #544568
* debian/patches/70_bts537138_disambiguate_recurse.dpatch
- disambiguate the options '--recurse' and '--recurse:' ; thanks to Pietro
Battiston for the report; Closes: #537138
* debian/source/format
- set explicitly version 1.0 source format
2009-02-05 - Sandro Tosi <morph@debian.org>
fdupes (1.50-PR2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0
+ added debian/README.source
- updated my email address
* debian/patches/30_bts481809_manpage_summarize.dpatch
- added --summarize to manpage; thanks to Sam Morris for the report;
Closes: #481809
* debian/patches/40_bts511702_nohidden_support.dpatch
- added support to exclude hidden files; thanks to Maximiliano Curia for the
report and the patch (edited to patch manpage too); Closes: #511702
* debian/copyright
- added debian packaging legal stuff

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