bsdcpio - Implementation of the 'cpio' program from FreeBSD

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Backports Main amd64
Package filename bsdcpio_3.1.2-11+deb8u3~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Package name bsdcpio
Package version 3.1.2
Package release 11+deb8u3~bpo70+1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 41.87 KB
Installed size 101 B
The bsdcpio program is the default system 'cpio' program used on FreeBSD.
bsdcpio uses the libarchive library as a backend which does all of the work for
reading and writing archives in various formats.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bsdcpio_3.1.2-11+deb8u3~bpo70+1_i386.deb 3.1.2 i386 Debian Backports Main
bsdcpio_3.0.4-3+wheezy6+deb7u1_i386.deb 3.0.4 i386 Debian Security Updates Main
bsdcpio_3.0.4-3+wheezy6+deb7u1_amd64.deb 3.0.4 amd64 Debian Security Updates Main
bsdcpio_3.0.4-3+wheezy1_amd64.deb 3.0.4 amd64 Debian Main
bsdcpio_3.0.4-3+wheezy1_i386.deb 3.0.4 i386 Debian Main
bsdcpio - - -


Name Value
libacl1 >= 2.2.51-8
libarchive13 = 3.1.2-11+deb8u3~bpo70+1
libattr1 >= 1:2.4.46-8
libbz2-1.0 -
libc6 >= 2.4
liblzma5 >= 5.1.1alpha+20110809
liblzo2-2 -
libnettle4 -
libxml2 >= 2.6.27
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package bsdcpio_3.1.2-11+deb8u3~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Source Package libarchive

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb wheezy-backports main
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install bsdcpio deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install bsdcpio




2017-04-02 - Paul Wise <>
libarchive (3.1.2-11+deb8u3~bpo70+1) wheezy-backports; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for wheezy-backports.
2016-09-24 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libarchive (3.1.2-11+deb8u3) jessie-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* CVE-2016-7166: Denial of service using a crafted gzip file
* CVE-2016-6250: Integer overflow in the ISO9660 writer
* CVE-2016-5418: Archive Entry with type 1 (hardlink), but has a non-zero
data size file overwrite (Closes: #837714)
2016-08-25 - Moritz Mühlenhoff <>
libarchive (3.1.2-11+deb8u2) jessie-security; urgency=high
* CVE-2015-8916, CVE-2015-8917, CVE-2015-8919-CVE-2015-8926, CVE-2015-8928,
CVE-2015-8930-CVE-2015-8934, CVE-2016-4300, CVE-2016-4302, CVE-2016-4809,
CVE-2016-5844. Backports thanks to Marc Deslauriers.
2016-05-10 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libarchive (3.1.2-11+deb8u1) jessie-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* CVE-2016-1541: heap-based buffer overflow due to improper input
validation (Closes: #823893)
2015-03-05 - Andreas Henriksson <>
libarchive (3.1.2-11) unstable; urgency=medium
(Closes: #778266)
2014-11-20 - Andreas Henriksson <>
libarchive (3.1.2-10) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add d/p/Do-not-overwrite-file-size-if-the-local-file-header-.patch
- cherry-picked from upstream git commit e234932de2474c4f99787
Thanks to Maximiliano Curia (Closes: #769290)
2014-08-17 - Andreas Henriksson <>
libarchive (3.1.2-9) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* Drop Andres Mejia from Uploaders by request of MIA (Closes: #743538)
[ Breno Leitao ]
* Use dh-autoreconf for the benefit of ppc64el (Closes: #750483)
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5
2014-02-12 - Andreas Henriksson <>
libarchive (3.1.2-8) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Michael Terry ]
* Fix DEP8 minitar test to use application/gzip (Closes: #731962)
[ Daniel Schepler ]
* Implement DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nocheck (Closes: #738159)
2013-05-25 - Andres Mejia <>
libarchive (3.1.2-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2013-05-07 - Andres Mejia <>
libarchive (3.1.2-6) experimental; urgency=low
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* Merge debian-wheezy branch containing package revision 3.0.4-3.
[ Andres Mejia ]
* Remove gbp config overrides.
* Remove lrzip build dependency as test cases fail on certain architectures.

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