kerneloops-daemon - kernel oops tracker

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename kerneloops-daemon_0.12+git20140509-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name kerneloops-daemon
Package version 0.12+git20140509
Package release 2ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 18.11 KB
Installed size 76.00 KB
kerneloops is a daemon that collects kernel crash information and then
submits the extracted signature to the website for
statistical analysis and presentation to the Linux kernel developers.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kerneloops-daemon_0.12+git20140509-2ubuntu1_i386.deb 0.12+git20140509 i386 Ubuntu Main
kerneloops-daemon - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.14
libcurl3-gnutls >= 7.16.2
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.9.14
libdbus-glib-1-2 >= 0.78
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.14.0
lsb-base >= 3.2-14


Name Value
kerneloops << 0.12+git20140509-2


Type URL
Binary Package kerneloops-daemon_0.12+git20140509-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package kerneloops

Install Howto

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




2016-03-10 - Stefan Bader <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20140509-2ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable (LP: #1555738).  Remaining changes:
- Additional Danish translation.
- Use "kernoops" user for running the daemon.
- Additional postinst and postrm to handle user creation and removal.
- Modified sysvinit file (--chuid).
- Modified systemd service file (User/Group).
- Modified syslog location (/var/log/kern.log).
- Ensure that any trailing newlines are stripped off when reading the
config file.
- Added submit-pipe option (via apport).
- Added two messages about EDAC to be ignored (false positives).
- Additional handling of allocation failures and one memleak in dmesg.c.
- Change polling interval to 60s.
- Kept kerneloops as a transitional package and kerneloops-daemon.
- Renamed kerneloops.service file accordingly.
2015-11-14 - Balint Reczey <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20140509-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Merge kerneloops-daemon package to kerneloops as planned by
previous maintainer
* Make VCS field canonical
[ Alam_Squeeze from the #debian-systemd IRC channel ]
* Add systemd service file (Closes: #805068)
2015-10-24 - Balint Reczey <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20140509-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream snapshot
* Adopt and reintroduce package to unstable (Closes: #772827)
* Drop obsolete patches
* Adopt the package
* Bump standards version, no changes needed
* Bump compat level to 9
* Enable tests during the build
* Build-depend on valgrind on amd64 and i386 to enable extensive testing
* Add upstreamed patches
- Let CFLAGS and friends passed to Make
- Fix buffer overflow
* Update site name to
Thanks to Ben Hutchings for pointing out the new site.
* Fix configuration file parsing
* Use host
* Update watch file
* Update homepage to in packaging files
* Enable all hardening features
2015-12-29 - Colin Watson <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu9) xenial; urgency=medium
* Add missing space to kerneloops-applet make recipe.
2014-04-02 - Brian Murray <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu8) trusty; urgency=medium
* Add missing required argument for attach_dmesg()
2014-03-28 - Brian Murray <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu7) trusty; urgency=medium
* Add in an apport package that captures recent kernel syslog messages and
dmesg to aid in tracking down some crashes in kerneloops.
2014-03-12 - Colin King <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu6) trusty; urgency=medium
* Add ubuntu-set-poll-to-60-seconds.patch: Reduce polling to every 60
seconds (LP: #1289311). The default polling was every 10 seconds, which is
a little excessive.
2014-03-05 - Brian Murray <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu5) trusty; urgency=medium
[ Colin King ]
* fix memleak and add alloc null pointer checks (LP: #1287109)
- memleak of buffer c in writefunction()
- null pointer checks in extract_oops() and scan_dmesg() (LP: #1026251)
[ Brian Murray ]
* fix null pointer check in fill_lineinfo() (LP: #1026300)
2014-02-13 - Brian Murray <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu4) trusty; urgency=medium
* Enable kerneloops for trusty.
2012-07-20 - Brian Murray <>
kerneloops (0.12+git20090217-3ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low
* Disable kerneloops for quantal as it is crashing regularly.
See further Launchpad bugs 1026300 and 1026251.

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