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          ntfscat - print NTFS files and streams on the standard

          [options] device [file]

          ntfscat will read a file or stream from an NTFS volume and
          display the contents on the standard output.

          The case of the filename passed to ntfscat is ignored.

          Below is a summary of all the options that ntfscat accepts.
          Nearly all options have two equivalent names.  The short
          name is preceded by - and the long name is preceded by --.
          Any single letter options, that don't take an argument, can
          be combined into a single command, e.g.  -fv is equivalent
          to -f -v.  Long named options can be abbreviated to any
          unique prefix of their name.

          -a, --attribute TYPE
               Display the contents of a particular attribute type.
               By default, the unnamed $DATA attribute will be shown.
               The attribute can be specified by a number in decimal
               or hexadecimal, or by name.  box; lB lB lB l l l.
               Hex  Decimal   Name 0x10 16   "$STANDARD_INFORMATION"
               0x20 32   "$ATTRIBUTE_LIST" 0x30 48   "$FILE_NAME"
               0x40 64   "$OBJECT_ID" 0x50 80   "$SECURITY_DESCRIPTOR"
               0x60 96   "$VOLUME_NAME"
               0x70 112  "$VOLUME_INFORMATION" 0x80 128  "$DATA"
               0x90 144  "$INDEX_ROOT" 0xA0 160  "$INDEX_ALLOCATION"
               0xB0 176  "$BITMAP" 0xC0 192  "$REPARSE_POINT"
               0xD0 208  "$EA_INFORMATION" 0xE0 224  "$EA"
               0xF0 240  "$PROPERTY_SET"
               0x100     256  "$LOGGED_UTILITY_STREAM"

               Notes The attribute names may be given without the
               leading $ symbol.
               If you use the $ symbol, you must quote the name to
               prevent the shell interpreting the name.

          -n, --attribute-name NAME
               Display this named attribute, stream.

          -i, --inode NUM
               Specify a file by its inode number instead of its name.

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          -f, --force
               This will override some sensible defaults, such as not
               using a mounted volume.  Use this option with caution.

          -h, --help
               Show a list of options with a brief description of each

          -q, --quiet
               Suppress some debug/warning/error messages.

          -V, --version
               Show the version number, copyright and license ntfscat.

          -v, --verbose
               Display more debug/warning/error messages.

          Display the contents of a file in the root of an NTFS vol-

               ntfscat /dev/hda1 boot.ini

          Display the contents of a file in a subdirectory of an NTFS

               ntfscat /dev/hda1 /winnt/system32/drivers/etc/hosts

          Display the contents of the $INDEX_ROOT attribute of the
          root directory (inode 5).

               ntfscat /dev/hda1 -a INDEX_ROOT -i 5

          There are no known problems with ntfscat.  If you find a bug
          please send an email describing the problem to the develop-
          ment team:

          ntfscat was written by Richard Russon, Anton Altaparmakov
          and Szabolcs Szakacsits.  It was ported to ntfs-3g by Erik

          ntfscat is part of the ntfs-3g package and is available

          Read libntfs(8) for details how to access encrypted files.

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          libntfs(8), ntfsls(8), ntfsprogs(8)

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