pmac-fdisk-cross - fdisk partition manipulation tool for PowerPC, cross version

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename pmac-fdisk-cross_0.1-18_i386.deb
Package name pmac-fdisk-cross
Package version 0.1
Package release 18
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category otherosfs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <>
Download size 28.45 KB
Installed size 65.00 KB
The fdisk utilities from the MkLinux project, adopted for Linux/ppc.
Pmac-fdisk allows you to create and edit the partition table of a disk.
It supports the PC partition format as used on PowerPC. It is an
interactive tool similar to PC fdisk.
This package contains the cross version of the package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pmac-fdisk-cross - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3


Type URL
Binary Package pmac-fdisk-cross_0.1-18_i386.deb
Source Package mac-fdisk

Install Howto

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




2017-09-22 - John Paul Adrian Glaubitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-18) unstable; urgency=medium
* New maintainer:
- Set myself as maintainer in debian/control
* Add missing debian/compat, set to 9
* Stop building udeb packages:
- Remove references to {mac,pmac}-fdisk-udeb from debian/control
- Remove references to udeb packages from debian/rules
* Add missing pmac-fdisk-cross package to debian/control as it
is actually being built in debian/rules (Closes: #408341)
* Build cross packages on i386 as well (Closes: #202019)
* Add Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser URLs to debian/control
* Set Priority to optional in debian/control
* Remove Priority extra for cross packages in debian/control
* Set Section utils for {mac,pmac}-fdisk in debian/control
* Remove unnecessary build dependencies coreutils and grep
* Update and amend long and short descriptions in debian/control
* Remove trailing white-spaces in debian/control
* Remove cruft and fix formatting in debian/changelog
2017-08-11 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-17) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix postinst failure - dpkg --print-installation-architecture
is no longer supported. Patch by Finn Thain <>
Closes: #644845.
2010-01-03 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix udeb shlib dependencies - patch by Frans Pop <>
Closes: #562190.
2005-09-25 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-15) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuild against current glibc to get rid of sys_errlist type size
warning (bug reported by Rick Thomas).
Closes: #451386.
2005-09-25 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-14) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix dpme.h u32 typedef which caused a mismatch between disk and memory
partition map format.
Closes: #389379.
2005-09-14 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-13) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch for broken dpkg --print-gnu-build-architecture
(patch by Andreas Jochens <>).
Closes: #328102.
2005-05-09 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-12) unstable; urgency=low
* Add makefile support for ppc64 arch (patch by Andreas Jochens
Closes: #307897.
2004-08-26 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-11) unstable; urgency=low
* Big fat overdue cleanup - back in business after replacing my stolen
* fixes as suggested in proposed NMU: changes mostly by Frank Lichtenheld
<>, with subarchitecture modifications by Colin Watson
* Copy needed kernel definitions from kernel-headers 2.4.25 (powerpc) and
2.4.26-m68k (cjwatson; Closes: #262457).
* Add Subarchitecture: fields in DEBIAN/control of the udebs. "mac" for
mac-fdisk-udeb on m68k, "powermac_oldworld powermac_newworld" for
mac-fdisk-udeb on powerpc, and "chrp chrp_pegasos prep iseries" for
pmac-fdisk-udeb on powerpc (djpig; Closes: #250581).
* Remove XSI:sms in debian/rules and debian/postinst, patch by David
Weinehall (djpig; Closes: #254918).
2003-06-04 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-10) unstable; urgency=high
* Added .udeb magic to rules (kudos to Gaudenz Steinlin
<>); kept mac-fdisk in /sbin though).
Closes: #188420.
2003-01-24 - Michael Schmitz <>
mac-fdisk (0.1-9) unstable; urgency=high
* Rebuilt with woody binutils to allow for prelinking. Closes: #176353.
* Set 'automagically mount on boot' flag when creating HFS partitions
(thanks to Derrick Pates <> for finding the
undocumented bit!). Experimental, but this is unstable, right?

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