macutils - Set of tools to deal with specially encoded Macintosh files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name macutils
Package version 2.0b3
Package release 16
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 376 B
Download size 112.74 KB
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macutils is a package that contains a number of utilities
that deal with Macintosh files on a Unix system. This is
useful for converting BinHex-encoded files to the smaller
MacBinary format before transferring them to a Mac.


Package Version Architecture Repository
macutils_2.0b3-16_i386.deb 2.0b3 i386 Ubuntu Universe
macutils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.11


Type URL
Binary Package macutils_2.0b3-16_amd64.deb
Source Package macutils

Install Howto

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




2010-03-31 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgrade standards
* Convert to quilt format
2006-03-20 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-15) unstable; urgency=low
* Upgrade standards
2005-12-04 - Christoph Berg <>
macutils (2.0b3-13.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* macunpack/lzc.h: Fix FTBFS with gcc-4.0 (Closes: #287629).
2004-12-30 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-14) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix amd64/gcc-4.0 incompatibility, Closes: #287629
2004-07-21 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-13) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix gcc-3.4 incompatibility, Closes: #260498
2001-10-27 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-12) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix misleading manpage, Closes: #116909
2001-03-09 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-11) unstable; urgency=low
* Do not install a mime time for binhex, it does more harm
than good. (closes: #39166)
2001-02-26 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Clarify copyright status
2000-12-20 - Eric Sharkey <>
macutils (2.0b3-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Eric Sharkey becomes macutils' New Maintainer
* (closes: #68079)
* (closes: #80098)
2000-02-06 - Teemu Hukkanen <>
macutils (2.0b3-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Uses dh_installmime (Closes: #56460).

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