Jul 20, 2023

Utilities to manage Japanese EPWING or Electric-Book based CD-ROM

Epwutil contains following utilities

bookinfo - view a component of the book to know how to downsize it. catdump - edit and concatenate the CD-ROM catalogue files. squeeze - remove multi-media dataimage or audio and indexes for conditional or compound search from the book.

Bookinfo and squeeze cannot be used for EPWING V4 and later. See “Section 5 Restriction” in epwutil.doc.

In use of this programs, you have to check the agreement of your CD-ROM books on making copies or modifying books for personal use. See “Section 2 Before using epwutil” in epwutil.doc.

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