libapt-inst2.0 - deb package format runtime library

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libapt-inst2.0_1.2.10ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name libapt-inst2.0
Package version 1.2.10ubuntu1
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 54.33 KB
Installed size 459.00 KB
This library provides methods to query and extract information
from deb packages. This includes the control data and the package
file content.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libapt-inst2.0_1.2.32_amd64.deb 1.2.32 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
libapt-inst2.0_1.2.32_i386.deb 1.2.32 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
libapt-inst2.0_1.2.10ubuntu1_i386.deb 1.2.10ubuntu1 i386 Ubuntu Main
libapt-inst2.0 - - -


Name Value
libapt-pkg5.0 >= 1.1~exp9
libc6 >= 2.14
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2


Type URL
Binary Package libapt-inst2.0_1.2.10ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package apt

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libapt-inst2.0 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libapt-inst2.0




2016-04-14 - Martin Pitt <>
apt (1.2.10ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Recheck Pre-Depends satisfaction in SmartConfigure, to avoid unconfigured
Pre-Depends (which dpkg later fails on). Fixes upgrade failures of
systemd, util-linux, and other packages with Pre-Depends. Many thanks to
David Kalnischkies for figuring out the patch and Winfried PLappert for
testing! Patch taken from Debian git. (LP: #1560797)
2016-04-05 - Michael Vogt <>
apt (1.2.10) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Zhou Mo ]
* zh_CN.po: update simplified Chinese translation. (100%)
[ Julian Andres Klode ]
* test-apt-download-progress: Use a larger file for testing
* Allow lowering trust level of a hash via config
[ Michael Vogt ]
* Use systemd.timer instead of a cron job (Closes: #600262, #709675, #663290)
(LP: #246381, #727685)
[ David Kalnischkies ]
* use buffered writing for InRelease splitting
[ Takuma Yamada ]
* Japanese program translation update (Closes: 819938)
2016-03-27 - Julian Andres Klode <>
apt (1.2.9) unstable; urgency=high
[ David Kalnischkies ]
* drop confusing comma from no strong hash message
[ Julian Andres Klode ]
* Do not mark packages for keep that we want to remove (LP: #1562402)
(This fixes some upgrades involving renames where the old package
is removed)
2016-03-24 - Julian Andres Klode <>
apt (1.2.8) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Michael Vogt ]
* Get accurate progress reporting in apt update again
[ Julian Andres Klode ]
* Report non-transient errors as errors, not as warnings
* methods/gpgv: Rewrite error handling and message.
Thanks to Ron Lee for wording suggestions
* Use descriptive URIs in 104 Warning messages
* cachefile: Only set members that were initialized successfully
(Closes: #818628)
* Update symbols file
[ David Kalnischkies ]
* do not strip epochs from state version strings (Closes: 818162)
* properly check for "all good sigs are weak" (Closes: 818910)
* handle gpgv's weak-digests ERRSIG
[ Zhou Mo ]
* zh_CN.po: update simplified Chinese translation. (Closes: #818639)
[ Takuma Yamada ]
* Japanese manpage translation update (Closes: 818950)
2016-03-15 - Julian Andres Klode <>
apt (1.2.7) unstable; urgency=medium
"Caesar is dead"
[ Frans Spiesschaert ]
* Dutch program translation update (Closes: 817060)
* Dutch manpages translation update (Closes: 817062)
[ Julian Andres Klode ]
* Use native architecture instead of amd64 for build-dep-purge test
* Do not consider SHA1 usable
* Test that SHA1-only .diff/Index files are not used
* test: Use SHA512 digests for GPG, reject SHA1-based signatures
* methods/gpgv: Reject weak digest algorithms
* apt-pkg/ Introduce 104 Warning message
* methods/gpgv: Warn about SHA1 (and RIPEMD-160)
[ David Kalnischkies ]
* require $(HASH)-Download field in .diff/Index files
* flush line-clearing on progress stop before post-invoke (Closes: 793672)
* enforce verify of filesize in 'apt-get source'
[ Manuel "Venturi" Porras Peralta ]
* Spanish apt-mark translation fix (Closes: 817999)
[ Zhou Mo ]
* zh_CN.po: fix translation bug. (Closes: #818177)
[ Michael Vogt ]
* Fix bug where the problemresolve can put a pkg into a heisenstate
(LP: #1550741)
2016-03-07 - Julian Andres Klode <>
apt (1.2.6) unstable; urgency=high
[ Veres Lajos ]
* Fix several typos
[ Julian Andres Klode ]
* apt-pkg/ Avoid stack buffer overflow in KillList
(Closes: #701069)
* urgency=high because this fixes a stack overflow and the last
upload fixed several segfaults and has not migrated yet either.

See Also

Package Description
libapt-pkg-dev_1.2.10ubuntu1_amd64.deb development files for APT's libapt-pkg and libapt-inst
libapt-pkg-doc_1.2.10ubuntu1_all.deb documentation for APT development
libapt-pkg-perl_0.1.29build7_amd64.deb Perl interface to libapt-pkg
libapt-pkg5.0_1.2.10ubuntu1_amd64.deb package management runtime library
libarchive-dev_3.1.2-11build1_amd64.deb Multi-format archive and compression library (development files)
libarchive-zip-perl_1.56-2_all.deb Perl module for manipulation of ZIP archives
libarchive13_3.1.2-11build1_amd64.deb Multi-format archive and compression library (shared library)
libart-2.0-2_2.3.21-2_amd64.deb Library of functions for 2D graphics - runtime files
libart-2.0-dev_2.3.21-2_amd64.deb Library of functions for 2D graphics - development files
libasan2-arm64-cross_5.3.1-14ubuntu2cross1_all.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector
libasan2-armhf-cross_5.3.1-14ubuntu2cross1_all.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector
libasan2-powerpc-cross_5.3.1-14ubuntu2cross1_all.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector
libasan2-ppc64el-cross_5.3.1-14ubuntu2cross1_all.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector
libasan2_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector
libasm-dev_0.165-3ubuntu1_amd64.deb libasm development libraries and header files