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.SQUASHFS File Extension

File TypeSquashfs File System File

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What is an SQUASHFS file?

Compressed file used by Squashfs, a read-only file system software for Linux; stores the file system data in a highly compressed read-only format; supports files, inodes, and directories; optimized for archiving and read-only file system use.

More Information

SQUASHFS files are sometimes found within Linux installation packages.

NOTE: Squashfs files more commonly use the .SFS extension.

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Programs that open SQUASHFS files

Updated 12/22/2011

About SQUASHFS Files

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