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Tools to access CP/M file systems

This package allows to access CP/M file systems similar to the well-known mtools package, which accesses MSDOS file systems. I use it for file exchange with a Z80-PC simulator, but it works on floppy devices as well.

Currently it contains:
 - cpmls - list sorted directory with output similar to ls, DIR, P2DOS DIR and CP/M3 DIR[FULL]
 - cpmcp - copy files from and to CP/M file systems
 - cpmrm - erase files from CP/M file systems
 - cpmchmod - change file permissions
 - cpmchattr - change file attributes
 - mkfs.cpm - make a CP/M file system
 - fsck.cpm - check and repair a CP/M file system (only simple errors can be repaired so far). Some images of broken file systems are provided for testing.
 - fsed.cpm - view CP/M file system
 - manual pages for everything including the CP/M file system format

All CP/M file system features are supported. Password protection is ignored, because passwords are easy to decrypt, but a pseudo file [passwd] contains them, if you are curious what your old password has been. The disk label is read as special file [label]. User numbers are specified as user:file.

There is support for old Robotron CP/M floppies like SCP 780/800 or SCP 624/640.

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