msrtool - Dump chipset-specific MSR contents

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename msrtool_20141027-1.1_amd64.deb
Package name msrtool
Package version 20141027
Package release 1.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category hardware::TODO implemented-in::c role::program scope::utility utils
License -
Maintainer Uwe Hermann <>
Download size 1.76 MB
Installed size 40.63 MB
The msrtool utility can dump MSR (model-specific register) contents,
which is useful for debugging and development.
The tool currently supports the following CPUs/chipsets:
- Intel Pentium III
- Intel Pentium IIV
- Intel Core
- Intel Core 2
- Intel Nehalem
- Intel Atom
- AMD Geode GX2
- AMD Geode LX
- AMD Geode CS5536
- AMD K8
It has been developed for the coreboot project (see for
details on coreboot), but may also be useful for other purposes.


Package Version Architecture Repository
msrtool_20141027-1.1_i386.deb 20141027 i386 Debian Main
msrtool - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libpci3 >= 1:3.5.2-1


Type URL
Binary Package msrtool_20141027-1.1_amd64.deb
Source Package msrtool

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install msrtool deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install msrtool




2016-11-26 - Andrey Rahmatullin <>
msrtool (1:20141027-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS with PIE enabled, patch by Adrian Bunk (Closes: #837570).
2014-10-27 - Uwe Hermann <>
msrtool (1:20141027-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Add an epoch, switch to date-based version numbers.
* Standards-Version: 3.9.6 (no changes required).
* debian/control: Update description.
* debian/copyright: Update, use machine-readable format (DEP-5).
* debian/rules: Updates, drop deprecated cdbs
2009-04-11 - Uwe Hermann <>
msrtool (0.0+r4091-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #523531).

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