bcc - 16-bit x86 C compiler

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)
Repository Ubuntu Main i386
Package filename bcc_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_i386.deb
Package name bcc
Package version 0.16.17
Package release 3.1ubuntu3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 118.34 KB
Installed size 294 B
This is a C-compiler for 8086 cpus which is important for the
development of boot loaders or BIOS related 8086 code.
It is possible to run 8086 code under i386 Linux using an emulator,
`elksemu', also included in this package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bcc_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_amd64.deb 0.16.17 amd64 Ubuntu Main
bcc - - -


Name Value
bin86 = 0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3
libc6 >= 2.7


Name Value
c-compiler -


Name Value
linux86 -


Name Value
linux86 -


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package bcc_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_i386.deb
Source Package linux86

Install Howto

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




2012-10-05 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@ubuntu.com>
linux86 (0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low
* Rebuild for new armel compiler default of ARMv5t.
2011-01-28 - SevenMachines <SevenMachines@yahoo.co.uk>
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 <ari-tczew@ubuntu.com>
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* debian/rules: Drop build lpia, this change is obsolete and doesn't work.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 <gregoa@debian.org>
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 <kees@ubuntu.com>
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 <doko@ubuntu.com>
linux86 (0.16.17-3ubuntu1) jaunty; urgency=low
* Merge with Debian; remaining changes:
2008-10-01 - Juan Cespedes <cespedes@debian.org>
linux86 (0.16.17-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added man pages for ar86, objdump86, size86 and nm86 with patch
from Shyamal Prasad <shyamal@member.fsf.org>
(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 <tv@beamnet.de>
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 <tv@beamnet.de>
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 <jmm@debian.org>
linux86 (0.16.17-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Do not build on alpha, amd64 and ia64 (Closes: #471404)

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beanstalkd_1.9-2ubuntu1_i386.deb simple, in-memory, workqueue service
bf-utf-source_0.07_all.deb source for fonts needed to build Debian installers
bin86_0.16.17-3.1ubuntu3_i386.deb 16-bit x86 assembler and loader
bind9-doc_9.9.5.dfsg-3_all.deb Documentation for BIND
bind9-host_9.9.5.dfsg-3_i386.deb Version of 'host' bundled with BIND 9.X
bind9_9.9.5.dfsg-3_i386.deb Internet Domain Name Server
bind9utils_9.9.5.dfsg-3_i386.deb Utilities for BIND
binfmt-support_2.1.4-1_i386.deb Support for extra binary formats
binutils-aarch64-linux-gnu_2.24-1ubuntu1cross0.11_i386.deb GNU binary utilities, for aarch64-linux-gnu target
binutils-arm-linux-gnueabihf_2.24-2ubuntu3cross1.98_i386.deb GNU binary utilities, for arm-linux-gnueabihf target
binutils-dev_2.24-5ubuntu3_i386.deb GNU binary utilities (BFD development files)
binutils-doc_2.24-5ubuntu3_all.deb Documentation for the GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities