OLE2 SummaryStream Support for "file"
Purpose Adds the ability to "file" to parse the SummaryInformation
stream of ole2 files in an attempt to find the application
name that created the document.
How To Apply
get file release 3.27
tar xvzf file-3.27.tar.gz
patch -p1 < ../file.patch (or whatever you called it)
to test without installing do
./file -m magic_file ole_document
where the location of your current
magic_file can be got by checking
This patch looks for a SummaryInformation
stream in an ole file, if it finds it it
then checks for the APP_NAME of the application
that created the file.
This patch is a cut and paste job from
wvSummary which can display all the
summary fields of an ole document.
wvSummary is part of my wvWare (http://www.wvWare.com)
Caolan McNamara (1999) <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Patch Against file-3.27