cpio - GNU cpio -- a program to manage archives of files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Security Updates Main amd64
Package name cpio
Package version 2.11+dfsg
Package release 0.1+deb7u2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 844 B
Download size 262.45 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
cpio_2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2_i386.deb 2.11+dfsg i386 Debian Security Updates Main
cpio_2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2_amd64.deb 2.11+dfsg amd64 Debian Main
cpio_2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2_i386.deb 2.11+dfsg i386 Debian Main
cpio - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -
libc6 >= 2.6


Name Value
cpio-mt -
mt-st << 0.6


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cpio-mt -


Type URL
Binary Package cpio_2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2_amd64.deb
Source Package cpio

Install Howto

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


2016-02-14 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
cpio (2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2) wheezy-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* CVE-2016-2037: 1-byte out-of-bounds write (Closes: #812401)
2014-12-22 - Michael Gilbert <mgilbert@debian.org>
cpio (2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u1) stable-security; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload by the Security Team.
* Fix CVE-2014-9112: out of bounds write, insufficient range checking, and
null pointer dereference issues (closes: #772793).
2012-12-29 - David Prévot <taffit@debian.org>
cpio (2.11+dfsg-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove non DFSG-compliant doc/cpio.info and doc/cpio.texi from source.
Closes: #695717
* Do not build nor ship cpio.info because of the above.
2012-06-12 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <anibal@debian.org>
cpio (2.11-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Enable hardened build flags
Patch by Moritz Muehlenhoff
Closes: #654522
* Cross-building issues 
- Fix invalid redefinition of stat() during cross-building cpio
Patch by Steve McIntyre
Add 627444-invalid-redefinition-of-stat.patch
- Use the strip that's provided by the cross-binutils
Patch by Steve Langasek
Closes: #627444
* Standards version is 3.9.3
* Fix debian-rules-missing-recommended-target
2011-02-10 - Ruben Molina <rmolina@udea.edu.co>
cpio (2.11-7) unstable; urgency=low
* New mantainer. Closes: #609990.
* Add a 'Reporting Bugs' section to manpages. Closes: #218086.
* Add a 'See Also' section to manpages mentioning cpio(5), and
Add a 'Suggests: libarchive1' for cpio(5). Closes: #588020.
2010-12-02 - Monica Ramirez Arceda <monica@probeta.net>
cpio (2.11-6) unstable; urgency=low
* New mantainer: adopt the package.
closes: 604790
* debian/copyright: change link to GPL3 file
* debian/control: add homepage field
* Fix manpages section
* Minor changes in postinst and prerm scripts
2010-11-14 - Clint Adams <clint@gnu.org>
cpio (2.11-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump to Standards-Version 3.9.1.
* Orphan the package.
2010-04-29 - Clint Adams <schizo@debian.org>
cpio (2.11-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Apply patch from Didier Raboud to fix win32 output again.
closes: #579533.
2010-04-17 - Clint Adams <schizo@debian.org>
cpio (2.11-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Return MT_EXIT_FAILURE instead of MT_EXIT_INVOP for fatal exits from
* Do not link mt with fatal.o even when automake is installed.
closes: #576637.
2010-04-06 - Clint Adams <schizo@debian.org>
cpio (2.11-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Patch from Sven Joachim to prevent /usr/share/info/dir.gz being
shipped when install-info is present in the build environment.
closes: #576620.

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