mbuffer - tool for buffering data streams

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name mbuffer
Package version 20110119
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 116 B
Download size 34.27 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
The mbuffer tool is used to buffer data streams and show the I/O rate and
summary to the user.  It is especially useful for writing backups to
fast tape drives or streaming them over the network.  If used correctly,
it can prevent buffer underruns and speed up the whole backup or
transfer process.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mbuffer_20110119-2_i386.deb 20110119 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mbuffer - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libmhash2 -


Type URL
Binary Package mbuffer_20110119-2_amd64.deb
Source Package mbuffer

Install Howto

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



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