curtin-common - Library and tools for curtin installer

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name curtin-common
Package version 0.1.0~bzr365
Package release 0ubuntu1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 51 B
Download size 12.56 KB
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This package contains utilities for the curtin installer.


Package Version Architecture Repository
curtin-common_18.1-59-g0f993084-0ubuntu1~16.04.1_all.deb 18.1 all Ubuntu Proposed Main
curtin-common_18.1-59-g0f993084-0ubuntu1~16.04.1_all.deb 18.1 all Ubuntu Proposed Main
curtin-common_18.1-17-gae48e86f-0ubuntu1~16.04.1_all.deb 18.1 all Ubuntu Updates Main
curtin-common_18.1-17-gae48e86f-0ubuntu1~16.04.1_all.deb 18.1 all Ubuntu Updates Main
curtin-common_0.1.0~bzr365-0ubuntu1_all.deb 0.1.0~bzr365 all Ubuntu Main
curtin-common - - -


Name Value
util-linux >= 2.20.1-1ubuntu3


Name Value
curtin <= 0.1.0~bzr54-0ubuntu1


Type URL
Binary Package curtin-common_0.1.0~bzr365-0ubuntu1_all.deb
Source Package curtin

Install Howto

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




2016-03-18 - Scott Moser <>
curtin (0.1.0~bzr365-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* New upstream snapshot.
* mkfs: handle fstype: vfat (LP: #1557334)
* save the curtin install config to /root/curtin-install-cfg.yaml
* deps: when 'curtin --install-deps' is run, it will now invoke
apt-get install with '--no-install-recommends'
* debian/control: adjust build dependency as python3-pyflakes in xenial
now provides python3 modules for pyflakes.
2016-02-26 - Scott Moser <>
curtin (0.1.0~bzr359-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/new-upstream-snapshot, debian/README.source: add
new-upstream-snapshot and mention it in README.source
* New upstream snapshot.
* curtin/net: Add bond parsing & improved source, source-directory
parsing for ENI
* curtin/net: move global dns-* options under auto lo in ENI (LP: #1543263)
2016-02-12 - Scott Moser <>
curtin (0.1.0~bzr351-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* New upstream snapshot.
* partitioning: limited support for odd ordering of partition 
numbers (LP: #1543263).  Specifically targetted at MAAS and
powerVM support.
* many upstream test improvements (LP: #1533770)
* general upstream code improvements
* use mkfs.vfat rather than mkfs.fat to support precise.
* use removable devices for installation if no non-removable devices are
found [Robert Clark] (LP: #1532062)
* mkfs: fix for lack of uuid in btrfs tools on precise or trusty
* added 'curtin mkfs' command for easily making filesystems.
* mdadm: fix issues exposed by use via block_meta (LP: #1531520)
* improvements and small bug fix for oauth on systems with bad clock
* support bcache installation on precise
* fix bug in install_grub to partition when storage_config 
provided. (LP: #1523779)
* url_helper: raise import error on lack of oauth only when oauth used
* block_meta: handle 'preserve' flag for raid devices (LP: #1522147)
* close file descriptors from --config= arguments
* xenial: disable update-motd during an apt-get update (LP: #1527710)
* curthooks: know kernel mapping for xenial (4.4.0)
* fix python executable selection when 'curtin --help' is called
* subp: add decode parameter, defaulting to replace (LP: #1526127)
* support passing an integer or valid float to human2bytes
* Use /proc/mounts to find missing mountpoints
2015-11-23 - Scott Moser <>
curtin (0.1.0~bzr314-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* New upstream snapshot.
* support installing .tar.xz, .tar.gz, .tar.bz2 or .tar via smtar helper
* improve dependency checking (LP: #1514888)
* Allow re-use of bcache cache devices with separate backing devices 
(LP: #1514094)
* call mkfs.ext3 or mkfs.ext4 with -F (force)
* Partition alignment and sizing fixes (LP: #1513085)
* Set bcache cache_mode if present in storage config (LP: #1510334)
* apt-get update: do not download translation files and source files
during installation.
* new sub-commands 'system-upgrade' and 'system-install' for package
upgrade and installation.
* debian/control: do not list unversioned e2fsprogs as it is essential.
2015-10-07 - Scott Moser <>
curtin (0.1.0~bzr276-0ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
* New upstream snapshot.
* debian/control: add python3-curtin depends to curtin (LP: #1503507)

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