libx86-dev - x86 real-mode library - development files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libx86-dev_1.1+ds1-10_amd64.deb
Package name libx86-dev
Package version 1.1+ds1
Package release 10
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libdevel
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 91.45 KB
Installed size 556.00 KB
A library to provide support for making real-mode calls x86 calls. On x86
hardware, vm86 mode is used. On other platforms, x86 emulation is provided.
This package contains the development files for libx86.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libx86-dev_1.1+ds1-10_i386.deb 1.1+ds1 i386 Ubuntu Main
libx86-dev - - -


Name Value
libx86-1 = 1.1+ds1-10


Type URL
Binary Package libx86-dev_1.1+ds1-10_amd64.deb
Source Package libx86

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libx86-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libx86-dev




2012-06-09 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Build with x86emu
Patch by Evgeni Golov
Closes: #492470
2012-06-08 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Build architectures are any-i386 and any-amd64 only
Closes: #654399, #570676, #398249
* Comment out "export DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS = hardening=+all"
Closes: #676584
2012-06-05 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Debian source format is 3.0 (quilt)
* Standards version is 3.9.3
* DH compatibility level is 9
* Add multiarch support
* Use hardening options
* Fix typo in Vcs-Browser
Patch by Jakub Wilk
Closes: #634832
2011-07-01 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix debian-rules-missing-recommended-target
* Fix out-of-date-standards-version
2009-09-12 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer
Closes: 546252
* Fix out-of-date-standards-version
* Fix patch-system-but-no-source-readme
2009-09-12 - David Paleino <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaning the package.
2009-06-23 - David Paleino <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/series:
- disable 01-update_lrmi.patch, 0.10 dropped support for anything
!x86, asked upstream to take a look and eventually update the
base source code (Closes: #533259)
- 01-fix_processor_flags.patch re-added.
* debian/patches/01-fix_processor_flags.patch: description added
* debian/control: Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.2 (no changes needed)
2009-06-12 - David Paleino <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/watch updated to use dversionmangle
* debian/patches/:
- 00-fix_Makefile.patch: description added
- 01-fix_processor_flags.patch removed, merged in LRMI upstream
- 01-update_lrmi.patch added, LRMI updated to 0.10
* debian/README.Debian-source updated with information about quilt
* debian/control:
- removed duplicate Section fields
- extended long description for libx86-1 (make lintian happy)
- debhelper B-D bumped to >= 7.0.50
- quilt B-D bumped to >= 0.46-7~ to use --with quilt in debian/rules
- added ${misc:Depends} to libx86-dev dependencies
- packaging moved to git, updating Vcs-* fields
- DMUA set
- Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.1 (no changes needed)
- put libx86-dbg into "debug" Section
* debian/rules:
- updated to dh7
- don't uselessly try to parallel-build it... (fixes FTBFS with dh7
- use --with quilt
* debian/compat bumped to 7
* debian/copyright updated
2008-06-26 - David Paleino <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Disable the x86emu backend for lpia architecture (Closes: #488100)
* debian/patches/:
- 01-fix_processor_flags.patch added, Linux 2.6.26-rc1 and newer no
longer define *_MASK; use X86_EFLAGS_* instead (thanks to Colin
Watson) (Closes: #488101)
* debian/control:
- Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.0:
+ debian/rules improved to allow parallel building $(MAKE) jobs.
2008-05-30 - David Paleino <>
libx86 (1.1+ds1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- fix mmap() call, which segfaulted on NX-capable kernels/arches
- handle reading addresses that are outside the process range with
the x86emu backend
* Make libx86 build again on Arch: any (Closes: #478186)
- debian/rules updated
- debian/control updated
* debian/patches:
- 00-fix_Makefile.patch updated
- 01-read_addresses_outside_process_range_x86emu.patch removed, applied
- 02-fix_memory_mmap_flags.patch removed, applied upstream.

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