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GNU mtools 4.0.41 released

From: Alain Knaff
Subject: GNU mtools 4.0.41 released
Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 19:07:30 +0200
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I am pleased to announce the release of GNU mtools version 4.0.41

GNU mtools is available for download from and the mirror sites worldwide (see for the list of those).

The sources can be obtained from and its world-wide mirrors:    (531K)   (437K)    (373K)

The same directory also contains pre-compiled Debian packages.

Mtools is a collection of utilities to access MS-DOS disks from GNU
and Unix without mounting them, to change FAT-specific file attributes
(hidden, archive, system), and to format FAT media.

Mtools supports W32 style long file names, FAT32, OS/2 Xdf disks and
2m disks (store up to 1992k on a high density 3 1/2 disk). Mtools also
includes mpartition, a simple partitioning programing. It is also a
convenient tool to work with disk image files (thanks to the -i flag).

For more information on mtools, including links to file downloads,
please see the mtools web page:

Please email bugs or suggestions to <>.

Improvements since the 4.0.40 release are:
        - Made it possible again to have FAT32 filesystems with less
        than 0xfff5 clusters
        - Make FAT32 entries 0 and 1 match what windows 10 does
        - Misc source code and configure script cleanup

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