uml-utilities - User-mode Linux (utility programs)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name uml-utilities
Package version 20070815
Package release 1.3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 229 B
Download size 62.48 KB
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User-mode Linux is a port of the Linux kernel to its own system call
interface.  It provides a kind of virtual machine, which runs Linux
as a user process under another Linux kernel.  This is useful for
kernel development, sandboxing, jailing, experimentation, and
many other things.
This package contains userspace utilities for use with User-mode
Linux, including uml_mconsole, uml_moo, uml_switch, uml_net and


Package Version Architecture Repository
uml-utilities_20070815-1.3_amd64.deb 20070815 amd64 Debian Main
uml-utilities - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.7
libfuse2 >= 2.8.1
libreadline6 >= 6.0
lsb-base >= 3.0-10


Type URL
Binary Package uml-utilities_20070815-1.3_i386.deb
Source Package uml-utilities

Install Howto

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




2011-11-02 - Jakub Wilk <>
uml-utilities (20070815-1.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Don't link mconsole with ncurses (closes: #646162). Thanks to Sven Joachim
for the bug report and the patch.
2011-08-07 - Jakub Wilk <>
uml-utilities (20070815-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Build-depend on libreadline-dev instead of libreadline5-dev
(closes: #553868). Thanks to Matthias Klose for the bug report.
* Remove Stefano Melchior from uploaders (closes: #514666 ). Thanks to
Sandro Tosi for the bug report.
2008-04-05 - Peter Eisentraut <>
uml-utilities (20070815-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fixed dependency information in LSB header in init.d script
(closes: #470775)
2007-08-19 - Mattia Dongili <>
uml-utilities (20070815-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (Closes: #438457) (Closes: #393263)
[Stefano Melchior]
* added the humfsify man page
* added the uml_mount man page
* updated policy version in debian/control
* added correction in the tunctl man page (Closes: #395020)
* added LSB support with patch from David Härdeman (Closes: #385906)
[Mattia Dongili]:
* Remove obsolete MAKEDEV invocation and udev/makedev dependencies
(Closes: #434161)
* Create /var/run/uml-utilities if it doesn't exist at uml_switch startup
(Closes: #434784)
* set a decent name for the _maintenance_ team.
* add UML_SWITCH_CTL to defaults file for easier customization.
* add uml_mkcow and jail_uml manpages.
* mention COW files advantages and how to see their actual 
disk usage in uml_moo and uml_mkcow manpages. (Closes: #173302)
2006-04-12 - Mattia Dongili <>
uml-utilities (20060323-3) unstable; urgency=low
[Mattia Dongili]:
* Install port-helper in the correct location (Closes: #362058).
* Cleaned up debian/rules and merged all install path stuff in a single
patch to upstream sources.
2006-04-09 - Mattia Dongili <>
uml-utilities (20060323-2) unstable; urgency=low
* fix FTBFS on ia64 and alpha (spotted before the bug was delivered).
2006-04-08 - Mattia Dongili <>
uml-utilities (20060323-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Mattia Dongili]:
* moved Stefano Melchior to Uploaders and using pkg-uml-pkgs@l.a.d.o as
* added myself and Andreas Schuldei as Uploaders.
* uml_router vanished together with the core file in uptream source 
package. (Closes: #280392)
* remove dpkg-statoverride entry on remove/purge of the package.
(Closes: #270680)
* provide an option to prevent uml_switch from starting. (Closes: #231265)
* some debian/rules cleanup and a non-POSIX shell code fix.
* converted changelog to UTF8.
2006-01-11 - Stefano Melchior <>
uml-utilities (20060110-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed libreadline5-dev build dependency (closes: #326287)
* Fixed space left on daemon stoping from Loic Minier <>> (closes: #236467)
2004-04-14 - Matt Zimmerman <>
uml-utilities (20040406-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Patch from Carlos Perelló Marín to fix uml_proxy_arp with multiple
addresses (Closes: #243834)
2004-02-16 - Matt Zimmerman <>
uml-utilities (20040114-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release

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