wipe - Secure file deletion utility

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package name wipe
Package version 2.3.1
Package release 8.mga6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 67.53 KB
Download size 37.41 KB
Official Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
Wipe is a tool that effectively degauses the surface of a hard
disk, making it virtually impossible to retrieve the data that was
stored on it. This tool is designed to make sure secure data that is
erased from a hard drive is unrecoverable.


Package Version Architecture Repository
wipe-2.3.1-8.mga6.i586.rpm 2.3.1 i586 Mageia Core
wipe - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.7)(64bit) -
update-alternatives -


Name Value
wipe == 0:2.3.1-8.mga6
wipe(x86-64) == 0:2.3.1-8.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package wipe-2.3.1-8.mga6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package wipe-2.3.1-8.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install wipe rpm package:
    # urpmi wipe




2016-02-17 - umeabot <umeabot> 0:2.3.1-8.mga6
+ Revision: 963246
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-10-22 - daviddavid <daviddavid> 0:2.3.1-7.mga6
+ Revision: 894111
- rediff rootbuildfix patch to fix stripping binary (fix for empty debuginfo)
- move Epoch below the point it's used in .spec
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 0:2.3.1-6.mga5
+ Revision: 747870
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 0:2.3.1-5.mga5
+ Revision: 690318
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-18 - umeabot <umeabot> 0:2.3.1-4.mga4
+ Revision: 520206
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild

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wireshark-libvirt-3.3.0-1.mga6.x86_64.rpm Wireshark dissector plugin for libvirt RPC transactions
wireshark-tools-2.2.7-1.mga6.x86_64.rpm Tools for manipulating capture files
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withlock-0.4-1.mga6.noarch.rpm Locking wrapper script
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wizznic-data-1.0-0.20160216.3.mga6.noarch.rpm Arch-independent data files for the Wizznic game
wmakerconf-2.12-17.mga6.x86_64.rpm WMakerConf is a configuration utility for WindowMaker
wmbattery-2.50-2.mga6.x86_64.rpm Displays the status of your laptop's battery in a small icon
wmbutton-0.7.0-9.mga6.x86_64.rpm A very configurable dockapp for launching any program
wmcalc-0.6-2.mga6.x86_64.rpm A dock application that is a simple four function calculator
wmcalclock-1.25-8.mga6.x86_64.rpm A dock application giving the current date and time
wmcoincoin-2.6.3-1.mga6.x86_64.rpm Yet another funny dockapp for reading news feed