affuse(1) provide access to AFF containers


affuse [<FUSE library options>] aff_image mount_point


Provide access to AFF containers, allowing several advanced operations.

This file is part of the AFFLIBv3, that provides AFF.

AFF is an open and extensible file format to store disk images and associated metadata. It is useful in several scenaries, as computer forensics investigations.


FUSE options:
-d -o debug
Enable debug output (implies in -f).
Foreground operation.
Disable multi-threaded operation.
-o allow_other
Allow access to other users.
-o allow_root
Allow access to root.
-o auto_unmount
Auto unmount on process termination.
-o nonempty
Allow mounts over non-empty file/dir.
-o default_permissions
Enable permission checking by kernel.
-o fsname=NAME
Set filesystem name.
-o subtype=NAME
Set filesystem type.
-o large_read
Issue large read requests (2.4 only).
-o max_read=N
Set maximum size of read requests.
-o hard_remove
Immediate removal (don't hide files).
-o use_ino
Let filesystem set inode numbers.
-o readdir_ino
Try to fill in d_ino in readdir.
-o direct_io
Use direct I/O.
-o kernel_cache
Cache files in kernel.
-o [no]auto_cache
Enable caching based on modification times (off).
-o umask=M
Set file permissions (octal).
-o uid=N
Sset file owner.
-o gid=N
Set file group.
-o entry_timeout=T
Cache timeout for names (1.0s).
-o negative_timeout=T
Cache timeout for deleted names (0.0s).
-o attr_timeout=T
Cache timeout for attributes (1.0s).
-o ac_attr_timeout=T
Auto cache timeout for attributes (attr_timeout).
-o noforget
Never forget cached inodes.
-o remember=T
Remember cached inodes for T seconds (0s).
-o nopath
Don't supply path if not necessary.
-o intr
Allow requests to be interrupted.
-o intr_signal=NUM
Signal to send on interrupt (10).
-o modules=M1[:M2...]
Names of modules to push onto filesystem stack.
-o max_write=N
Set maximum size of write requests.
-o max_readahead=N
Set maximum readahead.
-o max_background=N
Set number of maximum background requests.
-o congestion_threshold=N
Set kernel's congestion threshold.
-o async_read
Perform reads asynchronously (default).
-o sync_read
Perform reads synchronously.
-o atomic_o_trunc
Enable atomic open+truncate support.
-o big_writes
Enable larger than 4kB writes.
-o no_remote_lock
Disable remote file locking.
-o no_remote_flock
Disable remote file locking (BSD).
-o no_remote_posix_lock
Disable remove file locking (POSIX).
-o [no_]splice_write
Use splice to write to the fuse device.
-o [no_]splice_move
Move data while splicing to the fuse device.
-o [no_]splice_read
Use splice to read from the fuse device.

Module options:


-o from_code=CHARSET
Original encoding of file names (default: UTF-8).
-o to_code=CHARSET
New encoding of the file names (default: UTF-8).


-o subdir=DIR
Prepend this directory to all paths (mandatory).
-o [no]rellinks
Transform absolute symlinks to relative.


Use fusermount -u mount_point, to unmount.


The AFFLIB was written by Simson L. Garfinkel <[email protected]> and Basis Technology, Inc.

This manual page was written by Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <[email protected]> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).