odbc-mdbtools - MDB tools ODBC driver

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename odbc-mdbtools_0.7.1-4_amd64.deb
Package name odbc-mdbtools
Package version 0.7.1
Package release 4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage https://github.com/brianb/mdbtools
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 26.11 KB
Installed size 144.00 KB
This is the software driver to access JET / MS Access database (MDB) files
through ODBC.
This also contains the installation interface for unixodbc.


Package Version Architecture Repository
odbc-mdbtools_0.7.1-4_i386.deb 0.7.1 i386 Ubuntu Main
odbc-mdbtools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libmdb2 >= 0.7~rc1
libmdbsql2 >=
multiarch-support -
odbcinst1debian2 >= 2.3.1


Name Value
libmdbodbc1 << 0.7.1-1~


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package odbc-mdbtools_0.7.1-4_amd64.deb
Source Package mdbtools

Install Howto

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




2015-04-27 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make builds reproducible:
- d/rules: New env var with changelog date.
- patch "reproducible_builds" to use that date in man pages.
* d/control: Update Vcs-Browser to match alioth changes.
* debian/patches/bin_output_fix: Fix typo in description. Thanks Adam
D. Barratt.
2014-11-26 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* d/control: Update homepage address. (Closes: #770933)
2014-10-20 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added build-depends on docbook-xml and rarian-compat, so that build can
run without network. Thanks Rohan Garg.
* Added cherry-pick of upsteam patches:
- memo_zero_len_multipage: overflow in some memo fields. Thanks to
- bin_output_fix: inverted source/dest memcpy. Thanks to tyzhaoqi.
- prop_dates: use the correct buffer for date conversion. Thanks to Shane
Mc Cormack.
- spelling: Fixes in help.
* Bumped policy to 3.9.6: No change required.
2013-10-29 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Added keywords to gmdb.desktop, thanks lintian.
* New upstream version
- Support for ucs2 odbc (Closes: #675543)
- Fix mdb-array crash when file is not found (Closes: #716325)
- drop override_dh_autoreconf in rules since upstream INSTALL is gone.
- Refresh patch use_lib_odbc_dir. All other patches are gone, there were
applied upstream.
- Acknowledge new symbols in libmdb2.
- Drop -Wall since it is now upstream.
- Refresh copyright file.
* ODBC driver is no longer shipped as a versioned library:
- Rename libmdbodbc1 into odbc-mdbtools.
- Added back transitionnal package libmdbodbc1.
- Drop odbc-mdbtools.symbols and added -q in dpkg-gensymbols.
- Drop version in odbc-mdbtools.postinst and odbc-mdbtools.install.
* New patch use_common_license so that gmdb prints license from 
/usr/share/common-licenses/. This quiets lintian.
* Stop using scrollkeeper:
- Drop build-dependency on rarian-compat. (Closes: #718465)
- New patch gnome-doc from upstream commit.
- New build-dependency on gnome-doc-utils.
- Add --disable-scrollkeeper in debian/rules.
- Add debian/clean to remove gnome-doc tmp file.
- Disable portability warnings in autoreconf (rules): gnome-doc generates
pages of ugly warnings otherwise.
* Bumped policy to 3.9.5: No change required.
2013-07-12 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Authorise byacc as an alternative for bison in Build-Deps.
* libiodbc2 supports multi-arch since 3.52.7-2+deb7u1. Added version in
libmdbodbc1 Breaks: and droped breaks-without-version lintian override.
* Use dh9 DEB_CFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND rather than patch CLFAGS dirrectly.
* Fixed buffer overflow in gmdb2 filename handling.
2013-06-25 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <jmv_deb@nirgal.com>
mdbtools (0.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Disable silent rules compilation
* Compile with -Wall
* Added bash-completion support
* New patch from upstream to fix double free segv in gmdb2 when displaying
data page in debug window.
* Refreshed patch use_lib_odbc_dir
* Added libmdbodbc1 recommends libodbc1
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.9.4: No change required.
* Updated .desktop to format 1.0
* Update watch file because of upstream changes
* Use canonical url anonscm.debian.org for vcs fields.
* Fix SEGV on binaries reading (Closes: #713826)

See Also

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odbcinst_2.3.1-4.1_amd64.deb Helper program for accessing odbc ini files
oem-config-debconf_2.21.63_all.deb debconf frontend for end-user post-OEM-install configuration
oem-config-gtk_2.21.63_all.deb GTK+ frontend for end-user post-OEM-install configuration
oem-config-slideshow-ubuntu_113_all.deb OEM slideshow for Ubuntu
oem-config_2.21.63_all.deb Perform end-user configuration after initial OEM installation
onboard-data_1.2.0-0ubuntu5_all.deb Language model files for the word suggestion feature of Onboard
onboard_1.2.0-0ubuntu5_amd64.deb Simple On-screen Keyboard
open-iscsi_2.0.873+git0.3b4b4500-14ubuntu3_amd64.deb iSCSI initiator tools
open-vm-tools-dev_10.0.7-3227872-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb Open VMware Tools for virtual machines hosted on VMware (development)
open-vm-tools_10.0.7-3227872-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb Open VMware Tools for virtual machines hosted on VMware (CLI)
openbsd-inetd_0.20140418-2_amd64.deb OpenBSD Internet Superserver
opencl-headers_2.0~svn32091-2_all.deb OpenCL (Open Computing Language) header files
openexr-doc_2.2.0-10ubuntu2_all.deb documentation and examples for the OpenEXR image format
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