May 26, 2018
Parsers of most common file formats
hachoir-parser is a package of most common file format parsers written using hachoir-core. Not all parsers are complete, some are very good and other are poor only parse first level of the tree for example.
A perfect parser have no “raw” field with a perfect parser you are able to know each bit meaning. Some good but not perfect parsers
- Matroska video
- Microsoft RIFF AVI video, WAV audio, CDA file
- PNG picture
- TAR and ZIP archive