New version of libewf released

A new version of libewf has been made available, with better error handling. There is basic EWF-L01 (logical evidence file) support in there, but L01 file support has been disabled because it is still experimental. The library contains no interface for extracting the logical file data yet. The documentation was updated with info on the EWF-L01 format. New features like byte conversion have been added to the ewfacquire tool. It’s now possible swap byte pairs of the media data (from AB to BA) (use this for big to little endian conversion and vice versa)

Check the project site: https://www.uitwisselplatform.nl/projects/libewf/

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