mkelfimage - utility to create ELF boot images from Linux kernel images

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mkelfimage_2.7-7+b1_amd64.deb
Package name mkelfimage
Package version 2.7
Package release 7+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category admin::boot admin::hardware devel implemented-in::c interface::commandline role::program scope::utility
License -
Maintainer Uwe Hermann <>
Download size 21.78 KB
Installed size 53.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
mkelfimage_2.7-7+b1_i386.deb 2.7 i386 Debian Main
mkelfimage - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package mkelfimage_2.7-7+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package mkelfimage

Install Howto

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




2009-03-14 - Uwe Hermann <>
mkelfimage (2.7-7) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #515889).
* debian/control:
+ Package description: s/LinuxBIOS/coreboot/.
+ Standards-Version: 3.8.1 (add Homepage field).
* debian/watch: Disable for now, new upstream is svn-only (no tarballs).
2008-07-07 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Added missing Build-Depends:zlib1g-dev to enable compressed images.
* Merged patch by Peter Jones @ RH for dynamic initrd relocation.
2008-04-18 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Enabled Arch: lpia.
* W: package-contains-empty-directory usr/share/mkelfImage/elf32-i386/
2007-08-05 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Enabled Arch: amd64.
This should allow us to host i386 LTSP chroots on an amd64 server.
Please test this and report any problem to the Debian BTS.
2007-07-31 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added -fno-stack-protector to CFLAGS (fixes FTBFS on Ubuntu).
Required an ugly patch to that really points
to a sloppy upstream autoconf implementation.
2007-07-31 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added debian/watch file.
2007-07-29 - Martin-Éric Racine <>
mkelfimage (2.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #433777).

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