klibc-utils - small utilities built with klibc for early boot

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name klibc-utils
Package version 2.0.4
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 342 B
Download size 105.71 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
This package contains a collection of programs that are linked
against klibc. These duplicate some of the functionality of a
regular Linux toolset, but are typically much smaller than their
full-function counterparts.  They are intended for inclusion in
initramfs images and embedded systems.


Package Version Architecture Repository
klibc-utils_2.0.4-2_i386.deb 2.0.4 i386 Debian Main
klibc-utils - - -


Name Value
libklibc = 2.0.4-2


Type URL
Binary Package klibc-utils_2.0.4-2_amd64.deb
Source Package klibc

Install Howto

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




2014-10-05 - Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk>
klibc (2.0.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control: Add myself to Uploaders
* [klibc] MIPS: Update archfcntl.h (fixes FTBFS)
* Fix compiler warning in usr/klibc/realpath.c
2014-10-04 - Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk>
klibc (2.0.4-1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload
* Implement features needed for mounting /usr in initramfs (Closes: #763049):
- Implement realpath()
- readlink: Add -f option
- mount: Implement -o defaults
* debian/rules: Fix clean when userland and kernel architecture differ
2014-09-17 - Aurelien Jarno <aurel32@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.4-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Aurelien Jarno ]
* Non-maintainer upload.
[ Mauricio Faria de Oliveira ]
* Add ppc64el-load-toc-syscall-stub.patch: fix segfault on dynamically-linked
binaries on ppc64el. (Closes: #749060)
2014-09-11 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (x86, readlink) (closes: #760587)
2014-04-21 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (arm64, ppc64) (closes: #698018, #744884)
Thanks to Steve Capper <steve.capper@linaro.org>
and Anton Blanchard <anton@samba.org>.
* Pump standard version to 3.9.5 without changes.
2013-08-19 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (dash, arm)
- drop merged patches
- build fixes for Linux > 3.4 (closes: #702068)
2012-10-08 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Bill Pringlemeir ]
* [f05ff11] [klibc] fix ARM longjmp with zero 'val'.
2012-10-01 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Sven Joachim ]
* [08c03cf] klibc: produces 64-bit binaries on i386 with x86_64 kernel
(Closes: #677087)
[ Thorsten Glaser ]
* [d8eae3a] [klibc] arm: fix trashing of callee-saved registers in thumb
setjmp() (Closes: #634890)
* [81170b5] [klibc] arm: unbreak armhf shared binaries (those with thumb)
* [aeb7847] armhf builds are always thumb
[ Jim Meyering ]
* [9ba90cd] [klibc] Avoid overflow for very long variable name
2012-06-28 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=high
* New upstream release (nfsmount, get{host,domain}name())
* debian/watch: fix file for new repo layout.
2012-05-31 - maximilian attems <maks@debian.org>
klibc (2.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Add breaks to initramfs-tools for ipconfig /run switch.

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