libdebian-installer4 - Library of common debian-installer functions

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libdebian-installer4
Package version 0.99+deb8u1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 67 B
Download size 29.59 KB
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This library is used by debian-installer to perform common functions
such as logging messages and executing commands. If you aren't
working on debian-installer or building your own install system based
on debian-installer, then you probably don't need this library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdebian-installer4_0.99+deb8u1_i386.deb 0.99+deb8u1 i386 Debian Main
libdebian-installer4 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package libdebian-installer4_0.99+deb8u1_amd64.deb
Source Package libdebian-installer

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libdebian-installer4 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libdebian-installer4




2015-06-03 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libdebian-installer (0.99+deb8u1) jessie; urgency=medium
[ Martin Michlmayr ]
* Add device tree variants for supported armel/kirkwood devices.
(Closes: #787563)
2015-01-28 - dann frazier <>
libdebian-installer (0.99) unstable; urgency=medium
* Replace NULL terminator for the arm map_hardware table, accidentally
dropped in 0.92 (Closes: #776488).
2014-11-25 - Steve McIntyre <>
libdebian-installer (0.98) unstable; urgency=low
[ Steve McIntyre ]
* Recognise the new ignore_uefi flag from partman-efi.
* Add myself to uploaders.
2014-09-25 - Christian Perrier <>
libdebian-installer (0.97) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jérémy Bobbio ]
* Do not write timesamps in Doxygen generated documentation for
reproducibility of the build process (Closes: #762732).
2014-09-04 - Ian Campbell <>
libdebian-installer (0.96) unstable; urgency=medium
* arm64: Detect UEFI based systems as "efi" subarch.
2014-08-17 - Aurelien Jarno <>
libdebian-installer (0.95) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Aurelien Jarno ]
* Add ppc64 and ppc64el support, based on a patch from
Frederic Bonnard.
2014-07-12 - Aurelien Jarno <>
libdebian-installer (0.94) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Aurelien Jarno ]
* Group Loongson 3A and 3B in the same loongson-3 subarchitecture.
2014-03-14 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libdebian-installer (0.93) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* Policy version 3.9.5: no changes required.
* Upgrade doxygen configuration file using "doxygen -u", suppressing
several build warnings.
[ Ian Campbell ]
* Add support for the Buffalo Linkstation LS-XHL. (Closes: #740787)
2014-01-27 - Colin Watson <>
libdebian-installer (0.92) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ian Campbell ]
* armel: Add support for "Buffalo Linkstation LS-CHLv2". (Closes: #735452)
* armhf/el: Return "generic" subarch for unknown platforms.
* arm64: Always return "generic" subarch.
2013-12-28 - Aurelien Jarno <>
libdebian-installer (0.91) unstable; urgency=medium
* mips, mipsel: rewrite subarch-mips-linux.c:
- Use a regex system instead of a two level lookup to provide more
- Use subarch-mips-linux.c for mipsel, as more and more systems are
- Remove non-supported platforms.
- Add support for Cavium Octeon platforms.
- Detect more Loongson 2E and 2F machines.

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