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ntfsprogs are a collection of utilities for doing stuff with NTFS volumes.
When building ntfsprogs, you can decide between two major parts:
In addition, there are three optional extensions to the ntfsprogs package:
The ntfsprogs use libntfs as their backend.
These are the utilities that users can already use right now. Many of them are usually installed by default or made available for easy installation by your distribution. Alternatively you can build them from source.
The following tools are planned, but not yet implemented:
These tools are already usable as well, but might be of little to no use to typical users. They are mostly intended for file system analysis, so if you don't know what they're good for you don't need them.
The following tool is planned:
These are utilities to perform basic operations on the volume without the need to mount it first.