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Bug#860453: ITP: sparseutils -- interact with sparse files

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Lars Wirzenius <liw@xxxxxx>

* Package name    : sparseutils
  Version         : 0.0.1
  Upstream Author : Richard Ipsum <richardipsum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* URL             : https://pypi.python.org/pypi/sparseutils/
* License         : GPL3+
  Programming Lang: Python3
  Description     : interact with sparse files

 This package contains the utilities sparsemap and mksparse. Sparsemap
 lists the areas of a file that are holes and data, and mksparse creates
 a new file with holes and data.

The test suite for Obnam, my package, will be using this in the future.