fastjar - Jar creation utility

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fastjar_0.98-6+b1_i386.deb
Package name fastjar
Package version 0.98
Package release 6+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:java devel::library implemented-in::c interface::commandline java role::devel-lib role::program scope::utility use::storing works-with-format::zip works-with::archive
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Matthias Klose <>
Download size 46.85 KB
Installed size 106.00 KB
Replacement for Suns .jar creation program.  It is written in C
instead of java and is tons faster.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fastjar_0.98-6+b1_amd64.deb 0.98 amd64 Debian Main
fastjar - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -
libc6 >= 2.4
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package fastjar_0.98-6+b1_i386.deb
Source Package fastjar

Install Howto

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




2015-09-16 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Enable parallel builds.
* Build using dh-autoreconf.
* Convert to package format 3.0.
* Fix #45982: fastjar corrupts last file in archive if updated.
2013-06-05 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Make the package Multi-Arch foreign.
2012-09-18 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Build with hardening flags.
2010-06-10 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Apply patch from the trunk:
- jartool.c (extract_jar): Fix up checks for traversal to parent
directories, disallow absolute paths, make the code slightly more
2010-06-10 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Apply patches from the trunk:
- jartool.c (read_entries): Properly zero-terminate filename.
- jartool.c (add_file_to_jar): Fix write return value check.
2009-09-09 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.98-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bump policy version to 3.8.3.
2009-01-10 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.97-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix segfault in jartool.c (Arthur Loiret).
* Revert the previous change.
2009-01-09 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.97-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build with -O0 on ia64 (segfaults with -O1 and higher).
2008-11-11 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.97-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2008-09-21 - Matthias Klose <>
fastjar (2:0.95-4) unstable; urgency=high
* Fix reallocation for command line expansion (Xerxes Ranby).
Closes: #499015.

See Also

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fastjet-doc_3.0.6+dfsg-3_all.deb Documentation of FastJet
fastjet-examples_3.0.6+dfsg-3_all.deb Example source files of FastJet
fastlink-doc_4.1P-fix100+dfsg-2_all.deb Some papers about fastlink
fastlink_4.1P-fix100+dfsg-2_i386.deb faster version of pedigree programs of Linkage
fastml_3.1-4_i386.deb maximum likelihood ancestral amino-acid sequence reconstruction
fastnetmon_1.1.3+dfsg-8.1_i386.deb fast DDoS analyzer with sflow/netflow/mirror support (community edition)
fastp_0.19.6+dfsg-1_i386.deb Ultra-fast all-in-one FASTQ preprocessor
fastqc_0.11.8+dfsg-2_all.deb quality control for high throughput sequence data
fastqtl-doc_2.184+dfsg-6_all.deb QTL mapper in cis for molecular phenotypes - documentation
fasttree_2.1.10-2_i386.deb phylogenetic trees from alignments of nucleotide or protein sequences
fastx-toolkit_0.0.14-6_i386.deb FASTQ/A short nucleotide reads pre-processing tools
fatattr_1.0.1-14_i386.deb Utility to control attributes on a FAT filesystem
fatcat_1.0.5-1_i386.deb FAT filesystem explore, extract, repair, and forensic tool
fathom_1.0+git.20190120.0439ca-1_i386.deb Command-line for probing Syzygy tablebases
fatrace_0.13-2_i386.deb report system wide file access events