How do I repair incomplete files with the par2 parity files ?
$ par2 r file.par2
$ par2repair file.par2
How do par2/repair by double-clicking from my file manager without opening a console ? Is there a par2 GUI ?
Those using KDE/Konqueror won’t have any problem associating par2 files with par2repair and letting the console open after the operation, it’s very straight forward.
With Gnome opening a gnome-terminal from Nautilus is tricky since it the window closes too quickly you can’t see what happened, so let’s use xterm instead :
In Nautilus, associate par2 extensions with custom command-line :
xterm -hold -e par2repair
About the Par2 GUIs there are several :
Please drop a comment if you have a question or new software to plug !