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checkit_tiff is a conformance checker for baseline TIFFs (with various
"checkit_tiff" is a conformance checker for baseline TIFFs (with various
extensions). It works in different way than other tools. Instead to use a
hardcoded rule set with predefined values, you are able to define tags and
corresponding values more fine granulary. The rulesets are human readable and
could be adapted to own needs.
The "checkit_tiff" works on commandline and therefore it is embedable in scripts
The tools are developed for purposes of curation and longterm preservation
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the sourcecode is licensed under conditions of libtiff, see http://libtiff.maptools.org for details.
* The program could already used to check TIFF-files now
* Remember, it is in alpha-state and needs additional rules to validate tiff files completely.
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** or https://github.com/openpreserve/jhove/tree/junit_tests/examples/tiff/badfiles
* please do not hesitate to contact me.
* to *repair* TIFFs, you could give "fixit_tiff" a try: https://github.com/SLUB-digitalpreservation/fixit_tiff
== Compile ==