Wipe Free Space 1.4

Program Specifications

Download Wipe Free Space
Wipe Free Space 1.4
  View more screenshots
Version: 1.4
Size: 723 KB
Publisher: Wipe Free Space Project Team
Date Added:
License [?]: Open Source
Operating System: Unix, Linux
Requirements: Java for GUI version
Download Links: Download Wipe Free Space
BumperSoft Editor's Review Status:

Publisher's Description of Wipe Free Space

" Securely wipe free space on an ext2/3/4, NTFS, XFS, ReiserFSv3, ReiserFSv4, FAT12/16/32, MinixFSv1, MinixFSv2, JFS and HFS+ partition. "
- From Wipe Free Space Project Team

This is a program which will securely wipe the free space on an ext2, ext3, ext4, NTFS, XFS, ReiserFSv3, ReiserFSv4, FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, MinixFSv1, MinixFSv2, JFS and HFS+ partition or drive, just like the shred program securely wipes files.

RPM dependencies:
* libc.so.6 (glibc >= 2.7)
* libcom_err.so.2 (usually from a "e2fsprogs" package)
* libext2fs.so.2 (usually from a "e2fsprogs" package)
* libcap.so.2
* libntfs.so.10 (ntfsprogs package)
* libuuid.so.1 (UUID_1.0) (e2fsprogs or e2fsprogs-libs)
* libaal-1.0.so.5 (libaal)
* libreiser4-1.0.so.7 (reiser4progs)
* xfsprogs
* rtld(GNU_HASH)
* libhfsp.so.0

For Windows: Download Eraser. A similar free and open-source program (which also wipes files).

Requirements for compiling the full version:
* a non-root account. Please, NEVER compile or 'make' anything as root.
* a working C compiler. XFS, ReiserFS and NTFS support require the 'long long' data type.
* the 'make' program
* development package for the C library (like glibc-devel and glibc-headers).
XFS support requires the following headers: unistd.h, fcntl.h, mntent.h (but sys/wait.h, sched.h and paths.h can be useful, too) and the following functions: fork(), execvp(), dup2(), close(), pipe() and one of waitpid(), wait() or kill() (sleep() can be useful, too). Both ReiserFS require mntent.h to work (but will compile without it).
* Ext2/3/4: development package for the ext2 file system library, libext2fs (usually included in something like e2fsprogs-devel). If you don't have anything like this installed or available (check twice), then go to e2fsprogs.sf.net. Then compile and install that package. Ext4 support requires new versions, like 1.41.
* NTFS: development package for the NTFS file system library, libntfs (usually included in something like ntfsprogs-devel). If you don't have anything like this installed or available (check twice), then go to www.linux-ntfs.org. Then compile and install that package.
* XFS: xfsprogs installed and in your PATH variable, if you want XFS support. Get these at oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/.
The following utilities should be available: xfs_db, xfs_freeze, xfs_unfreeze. The xfs_db program should support the following command-line options: -i, -c and the following interactive mode commands: quit, freesp -d, blockget -n, ncheck, sb 0, print. Version 2.7.11 is enough, earlier versions will probably also work.
* ReiserFSv3: development package for reiserfsprogs (header files and compiled static *.a libraries from the package). ReiserFS requires the fork() function (unistd.h) and one of: waitpid(), wait() (sys/wait.h).
* Reiser4: development package for reiser4progs, libuuid (e2fsprogs or e2fsprogs-libs) and libaal. Go to www.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/fs/reiser4/ and e2fsprogs.sf.net to get the libraries. After installing, libmisc.a needs to be copied in the same place as libreiser4.a, but under a different name - libreiser4misc.a:

cp libmisc/.libs/libmisc.a /usr/lib/libreiser4misc.a

Libmisc.a is in reiser4progs, of course. libreiser4.a is useless without it. Substitute the correct destination path for your system in the above command.

* FAT12/16/32: tffs-lib, the Tiny FAT FS library. Go to code.google.com/p/tffs-lib to get the library. After compiling, install the library and ALL its header files *.h (including the private ones, from the src directory).
* MinixFS: "mfstool", the MinixFS tool. Go to mfstool.sf.net to get this program. Before compiling, perform:

sed -i 's/opt_squash/0/g' 'ls *.c | egrep -v main'

then compile the program (./configure && make), then perform

ar surf libminixfs.a 'ls *.o | egrep -v main'

Then copy the files libminixfs.a, minix_fs.h and protos.h to a directory where the C compiler can find them.

Share Wipe Free Space with Friends


Tags

ntfs   |  fat   |  disk   |  drive   |  security   |  wipe disk   |  wipe   |  delete   |  permanent   |  file   |  folder   |  directory   |  linux   

RELATED DOWNLOADS
(Encryption, Decryption and File Wiping)

StrongDisk Pro 3.6 Build 508
The powerful tool which protects your secrets with strong on-the-fly encryption.
Invisible Secrets 4.6
The complete security suite for all your data and communication needs.
Dekart Private Disk 2.10
Powerful, reliable and flexible disk encryption program.
JvCrypt 1.0
Protect your files and messages with powerful encryption.
Behind Asterisks XP 1.00
This nifty software allows users to decrypt passwords hidden under asterisks.
WEEK'S TOP DOWNLOADS
(All Categories)

1. Macromedia FreeHand MX
2. WinPcap
3. TuneUp Utilities
4. Oberon CurveWorks for CorelDRAW
5. Pickman Saves The Kingdom
6. Ulead VideoGraphics Lab
7. Wolfenstein 3D
8. Windows Media Encoder 9 Series x64 Edition
9. Programmator for Panasonic KX-TA308/616/624
10. Microsoft Office 97 Service Release 2b

More information