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Magic editing and creation: a primer

johan

The purpose of this post is to give a brief introduction to creating, editing and submitting format signatures (or ‘magic‘ entries) for the well-known File...

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Meet Micky Lindlar

Becky McGuinness

For our Autumn Newsletter, we spoke to Micky Lindlar, an OPF director, and highly active member of the digital preservation community: Tell us a bit...

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My first Hackathon – Hacking on PDF Files

yfriese

Preserving PDF – identify, validate, repair 22 participants from 8 countries – the UK, Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Sweden and the Czech Republic,...

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OPF Diary: June 2017 Part One

Becky McGuinness

This blog diary captures what the OPF team have been upto. We aim to post updates at least once a fortnight, more regularly when there’s...

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PDF Eh? – Another Hackathon Tale

pixelatedpete

“Characterization” can mean many things (I’m particularly fond, especially in this context, of the OED’s “creation of a fictitious character or fictitious characters”). Back in...

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Percipio; computer generated file signatures

blekinge

Percipio is a small tool I have developed. You can find the tool here https://github.com/blekinge/percipio I will make a proper release soon, especially if anybody...