bin86 - 16-bit x86 assembler and loader

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename bin86_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_amd64.deb
Package name bin86
Package version 0.16.17
Package release 3.1ubuntu3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category devel
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 86.51 KB
Installed size 216.00 KB
This is the as86 and ld86 distribution written by Bruce Evans.
It's a complete 8086 assembler and loader which can make 32-bit
code for the 386+ processors.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bin86_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_i386.deb 0.16.17 i386 Ubuntu Main
bin86 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14


Name Value
linux86 -


Type URL
Binary Package bin86_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_amd64.deb
Source Package linux86

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install bin86 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install bin86




2012-10-05 - Colin Watson <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low
* Rebuild for new armel compiler default of ARMv5t.
2011-01-28 - SevenMachines <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3.1ubuntu2) natty; urgency=low
* debian/rules: 
- Replace i486-linux-gnu search with i686-linux-gnu so that elksemu will
be installed. (LP: #706635)
2011-01-18 - Artur Rona <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3.1ubuntu1) natty; urgency=low
* Merge from debian unstable.  Remaining changes: (LP: #704233)
- bcc/bcc.c: correctly calculate MAXPATHLEN to avoid runtime fortify
failures and FTBFS. (Closes: #523807)
* debian/rules: Drop build lpia, this change is obsolete and doesn't work.
2010-11-11 - gregor herrmann <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS: ncc: illegal label": apply patch by dai that replaces strcpy
by memmove (closes: #591133).
2009-04-12 - Kees Cook <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3ubuntu2) jaunty; urgency=low
* bcc/bcc.c: correctly calculate MAXPATHLEN to avoid runtime fortify
failures and FTBFS (LP: #360096, debian bug 523807).
2008-11-17 - Matthias Klose <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low
* Merge with Debian; remaining changes:
2008-10-01 - Juan Cespedes <>
linux86 (0.16.17-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added man pages for ar86, objdump86, size86 and nm86 with patch
from Shyamal Prasad <>
(Closes: #138042, #138043, #138044, #138046)
* New Standards-Version: 3.8.0
* Downgrade elks-libc dependency on bcc to a recomendation
(it's possible to have development libraries without a compiler)
* Added lintian override for elks-libc's binary objects
2008-09-22 - Thomas Viehmann <>
linux86 (0.16.17-2.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* bcc/const.h: change S_ALIGNMENT (alignment of allocated vars)
to 2*sizeof(size_t) from sizeof(long) to fix hppa FTBFS.
Idea from glibc malloc. Closes: #497632
2008-09-07 - Thomas Viehmann <>
linux86 (0.16.17-2.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Revert 0.16.17-2, making all packages Architecture: any again
A build of vgabios on amd64 differs to that in the archive
(build on i386) only by timestamp and checksum.
2008-08-05 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
linux86 (0.16.17-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Do not build on alpha, amd64 and ia64 (Closes: #471404)

See Also

Package Description
bind9-doc_9.9.5.dfsg-3_all.deb Documentation for BIND
bind9-host_9.9.5.dfsg-3_amd64.deb Version of 'host' bundled with BIND 9.X
bind9_9.9.5.dfsg-3_amd64.deb Internet Domain Name Server
bind9utils_9.9.5.dfsg-3_amd64.deb Utilities for BIND
binfmt-support_2.1.4-1_amd64.deb Support for extra binary formats
binutils-aarch64-linux-gnu_2.24-1ubuntu1cross0.11_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities, for aarch64-linux-gnu target
binutils-arm-linux-gnueabihf_2.24-2ubuntu3cross1.98_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities, for arm-linux-gnueabihf target
binutils-dev_2.24-5ubuntu3_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities (BFD development files)
binutils-doc_2.24-5ubuntu3_all.deb Documentation for the GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities
binutils-multiarch-dev_2.24-5ubuntu3_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities that support multi-arch targets (BFD development files)
binutils-multiarch_2.24-5ubuntu3_amd64.deb Binary utilities that support multi-arch targets
binutils-powerpc-linux-gnu_2.24-2ubuntu1cross0.10_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities, for powerpc-linux-gnu target
binutils-powerpc64le-linux-gnu_2.24-2ubuntu3cross0.4_amd64.deb GNU binary utilities, for powerpc64le-linux-gnu target
binutils-source_2.24-5ubuntu3_all.deb GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities (source)
binutils_2.24-5ubuntu3_amd64.deb GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities