multiboot - The Multiboot specification

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name multiboot
Package version 0.6.96
Package release 1.1ubuntu2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 231 B
Download size 52.09 KB
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This specification, created in 1995, describes a method of loading various
multiboot kernels using a single compliant boot loader (such as GNU GRUB)
on i386-based computers.
It is used by a variety of kernel images, such as the Hurd, Xen, or NetBSD
An example implementation of a Multiboot kernel is provided.
For an example implementation of a Multiboot loader, check GRUB Legacy
(grub-legacy package), or GRUB 2 (grub-pc package, and others).


Package Version Architecture Repository
multiboot_0.6.96-1.1ubuntu2_all.deb 0.6.96 all Ubuntu Universe
multiboot - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -


Name Value
grub-doc -
multiboot-doc -


Type URL
Binary Package multiboot_0.6.96-1.1ubuntu2_all.deb
Source Package multiboot

Install Howto

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



See Also

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multimon_1.0-5ubuntu1_amd64.deb Linux Radio Transmission Decoder
multistrap_2.1.6ubuntu3_all.deb multiple repository bootstrap based on apt
multitail_5.2.8-1_amd64.deb view multiple logfiles windowed on console
multitee_3.0-4_amd64.deb send multiple inputs to multiple outputs
multitet_1.0+svn6432-0ubuntu2_all.deb Multitouch cooperative multiplayer tetris-like game
multiwatch_1.0.0-rc1-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb Forks and watches multiple instances of a program
mumble-11x_1.2.3-2ubuntu4_amd64.deb Low latency VoIP client (1.1.x)
mumble-django_2.5-1_all.deb Mumble-Server web interface
mumble-server-web_1.2.3-2ubuntu4_all.deb Web scripts for mumble-server
mumble-server_1.2.3-2ubuntu4_amd64.deb Low latency VoIP server
mumble_1.2.3-2ubuntu4_amd64.deb Low latency VoIP client
mummer-doc_3.22~dfsg-2_all.deb Documentation for MUMmer