cloop-src - Source of the compressed loopback device module

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Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name cloop-src
Package version
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 68 B
Download size 39.59 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
cloop-src_3.14.1.2_all.deb all Debian Main
cloop-src - - -


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debhelper >= 5.0.37
module-assistant -
xz-utils -


Type URL
Binary Package cloop-src_3.14.1.2_all.deb
Source Package cloop

Install Howto

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




2015-05-03 - Eduard Bloch <>
cloop ( unstable; urgency=low
* Fix the build with kernel 3.19+ (f_dentry macro removal)
2014-10-25 - Eduard Bloch <>
cloop ( unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixes build failure (old bashism)
* Passing some configure flags to embedded compressor implementation
* Bugfix in create_compressed_fs (fallout from previous change)
* Restored support for kernel versions >= 3.11
* Moved (is just text) to README as hard copy, not symlink
2014-10-25 - Eduard Bloch <>
cloop (3.14.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version
+ updated version, works with kernel versions 3.14..3.17 (closes: #719128)
* New location, now originating on Klaus Knopper's github version
* Changed package package type to native until the mode of cooperation with
upstream is fully clarified
* Overhaul of debian packaging, changed to dh(7) style, auto-updating
autotools-dev files on build now (closes: #727288)
* Enabled hardening, fixed some minor issues in
* Removed special hacks for ancient Cygwin and Mac OS X versions in
extract_compressed_fs.c (closes: #370204)
* Italian translation of debconf messages from Beatrice Torracca
(closes: #714004)
2014-08-26 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (3.14-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Updates for Kernel >= 3.14
* Preparing for git repository upload
2011-12-12 - Eduard Bloch <>
cloop ( unstable; urgency=low
* Imported new upstream version (closes: 436090, 632603)
* Converted Debian source format to 3.0 (quilt), also using xz where possible
* Move linux-headers-2.6 dependency to linux-headers (closes: 628872)
* Merged extra changelog.knoppix file (documenting Knopper's branch changes)
into common debian/changelog file, dropped the build time merging mess
* Danish translation of the debconf templates from Joe Dalton (closes: 627713)
* Korean translation of the debconf templates from 임영재 (closes: 632291)
2011-07-06 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (2.639-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change compressed_loop.h -> cloop.h everywhere.
2011-05-10 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (2.639-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Changes for kernel 2.6.39, replace lock_kernel() by mutex_lock()
2011-01-11 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (2.637-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Add compat_ioctl for compilation in 64bit mode.
2010-10-25 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (2.636-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Changes for new kernel 2.6.36 removed block layer api function and
2010-08-25 - Klaus Knopper <>
cloop (2.634-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Changes for new kernel 2.6.34 sector limit functions
* Set device read-only by default

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