kboot-utils - helper tools to generate a kboot.conf file

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name kboot-utils
Package version 0.4
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 75 B
Download size 8.21 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
kboot-utils provides helper tools to automatically generate a kboot.conf file
from entries in /boot.
kboot.conf is used for instance by the petitboot bootloader, which is used on
the Sony PlayStation 3 in OtherOS mode; petitboot reads the file from the root
filesystem in order to list kernels to boot.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kboot-utils_0.4-1_all.deb 0.4 all Debian Main
kboot-utils - - -


Type URL
Binary Package kboot-utils_0.4-1_all.deb
Source Package kboot-utils

Install Howto

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




2013-11-24 - Antonio Ospite <ospite@studenti.unina.it>
kboot-utils (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/copyright: update copyright years for package files
2013-11-19 - Antonio Ospite <ospite@studenti.unina.it>
kboot-utils (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/dirs: remove entries already created by the upstream Makefile
2013-11-19 - Antonio Ospite <ospite@studenti.unina.it>
kboot-utils (0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/copyright: use Copyright Format 1.0
* debian/rules: remove unneeded comments
* debian/control: switch to debhelper >= 9
* debian/control: bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5
* debian/control: specify the debian package branch in Vcs-Git
* debian/gbp.conf: explicitly disable pristine-tar
* debian/control: fix short and long descriptions.
Thanks to gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
* debian/watch: add a watchfile
* debian/control: fix the long description again
2011-10-02 - Antonio Ospite <ospite@studenti.unina.it>
kboot-utils (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #641465)
Thanks to Gergely Nagy for reviewing the package

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