bmap-tools_3.2-2_all.deb


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Description

bmap-tools - tool to flash image files to block devices using the block map

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name bmap-tools
Package version 3.2
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 129 B
Download size 37.79 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
bmaptool is a generic tool for creating the block map (bmap) for a
file, and copying files using the block map. The idea is that large
file containing unused blocks, like raw system image files, can be
copied or flashed a lot faster with bmaptool than with traditional
tools like "dd" or "cp".

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
bmap-tools_3.2-2_all.deb 3.2 all Debian Main
bmap-tools - - -

Requires

Name Value
bzip2 -
lzop -
python >= 2.7
python << 2.8
python-gpgme -
xz-utils -

Download

Type URL
Binary Package bmap-tools_3.2-2_all.deb
Source Package bmap-tools

Install Howto

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

Files

Path
/usr/bin/bmaptool
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmap_tools-3.2.egg-info/PKG-INFO
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmap_tools-3.2.egg-info/SOURCES.txt
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmap_tools-3.2.egg-info/dependency_links.txt
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmap_tools-3.2.egg-info/top_level.txt
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/BmapCopy.py
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/BmapCreate.py
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/BmapHelpers.py
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/Filemap.py
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/TransRead.py
/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/bmaptools/__init__.py
/usr/share/doc/bmap-tools/RELEASE_NOTES.gz
/usr/share/doc/bmap-tools/changelog.Debian.gz
/usr/share/doc/bmap-tools/copyright
/usr/share/man/man1/bmaptool.1.gz

Changelog

2014-06-03 - Simon McVittie <smcv@debian.org>
bmap-tools (3.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add patch to make the child process for transparent uncompression
read the compressed file directly if possible, avoiding blocking
forever in join() if the read thread does not terminate
2014-03-09 - Simon McVittie <smcv@debian.org>
bmap-tools (3.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Correct debian/changelog syntax in entries from upstream
* Add some patches from upstream to improve the man page
* Remove python-lzma from Depends, no longer used
* Adjust dependencies on (de)compressors:
- do not explicitly depend on gzip or tar, they're already Essential: yes
- demote pbzip2 and pigz to Suggests, they're not strictly necessary
* Standards-Version: 3.9.5 (no changes needed)
2014-02-19 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (3.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add support for LZO and archives ('.lzo' and '.tar.lzo').
* Add support for multi-stream bzip2 archives (creted with "pbzip2").
* Support tmpfs by using the SEEK_HOLE method instead of FIEMAP.
* Use external tools like 'gzip' and 'bzip2' for decompressing, instead of
using internal python libraries.
2014-01-31 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (3.2~rc2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump the version number to 3.2~rc2.
2013-11-07 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (3.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Change bmap format version from 1.4 to 2.0, because there are incompatible
changes in 1.4 comparing to 1.3, so the right version number is 2.0
* Add backward and forward bmap format compatibility unit-tests
2013-10-02 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (3.0) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch from using SHA1 for checksumming to SHA256.
* Start supporting OpenPGP signatures. Both detached and clearsign signatures
are supported.
* Always sync the image file before creating the bmap for it, to work-around
kernel bugs in early FIEMAP implementations.
2013-08-13 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (2.6) unstable; urgency=low
* Add support for on-the-fly decompression of '.xz' and '.tar.xz' files.
2013-08-19 - Simon McVittie <smcv@debian.org>
bmap-tools (2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release to Debian (Closes: #714280)
* Set myself as Debian maintainer
* Add debian/gbp.conf
* Add debian/source/format
* Add debian/watch
* Standards-Version: 3.9.4 (no changes needed)
2013-08-05 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (2.5) unstable; urgency=low
* Do not fail when lacking permisssions for accessing block device's sysfs
files.
* Improve debian packaging.
2013-06-05 - Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
bmap-tools (2.4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add support for ssh:// URLs.

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