initramfs-tools-bin - binaries used by initramfs-tools

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main i386
Package filename initramfs-tools-bin_0.122ubuntu8_i386.deb
Package name initramfs-tools-bin
Package version 0.122ubuntu8
Package release -
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category utils
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 10.83 KB
Installed size 107.00 KB
This package contains binaries used inside the initramfs images generated
by initramfs-tools.


Package Version Architecture Repository
initramfs-tools-bin_0.122ubuntu8.16_amd64.deb 0.122ubuntu8.16 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
initramfs-tools-bin_0.122ubuntu8.16_i386.deb 0.122ubuntu8.16 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
initramfs-tools-bin_0.122ubuntu8_amd64.deb 0.122ubuntu8 amd64 Ubuntu Main
initramfs-tools-bin - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libudev1 >= 183


Type URL
Binary Package initramfs-tools-bin_0.122ubuntu8_i386.deb
Source Package initramfs-tools

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install initramfs-tools-bin deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install initramfs-tools-bin




2016-04-15 - Adam Conrad <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu8) xenial; urgency=medium
* init: busybox hostname doesn't support the '-b' argument, and it's
not relevant in this context anyway, as we test -f /etc/hostname.
* init: Also fix the wrong redirection of stdout for the above call.
2016-04-13 - Andy Whitcroft <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu7) xenial; urgency=medium
* hook-functions: add hyperv-keyboard for Generation 2 VMs
(LP: #1567107)
2016-03-04 - Andy Whitcroft <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu6) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Andy Whitcroft ]
* uuids: only apply case mapping to RFC#4122 format uuids (LP: #1553107,
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* hooks/framebuffer: Copy kernel/ubuntu/i915 backport driver too. (LP:
2016-02-24 - Andy Whitcroft <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu5) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Andy Whitcroft ]
* uuids: busybox tr does not support symbolic ranges expand manually
(LP: #1548120)
[ Martin Pitt ]
* wait-for-root.c: Drop check if device is queued in udev (LP: #1539195)
2016-02-21 - Andy Whitcroft <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Manoj Iyer ]
* Add support for uppercase and lowercase uuids. (LP: #1548120)
2016-02-08 - Andy Whitcroft <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* initramfs-tools-core uses initramfs-tools-bin add dependancy (LP:
2016-02-08 - Scott Moser <>
initramfs-tools (0.122ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* fix vfat support (LP: #1540522) from initramfs.

See Also

Package Description
initramfs-tools-core_0.122ubuntu8_all.deb generic modular initramfs generator (core tools)
initramfs-tools-ubuntu-core_0.7.43_all.deb Tools for making a read-only Ubuntu Core image selectively writeable
initramfs-tools_0.122ubuntu8_all.deb generic modular initramfs generator (automation)
initscripts_2.88dsf-59.3ubuntu2_i386.deb scripts for initializing and shutting down the system
inkscape_0.91-7ubuntu2_i386.deb vector-based drawing program
inputattach_1.4.9-1_i386.deb utility to connect serial-attached peripherals to the input subsystem
insserv_1.14.0-5ubuntu3_i386.deb boot sequence organizer using LSB init.d script dependency information
install-info_6.1.0.dfsg.1-5_i386.deb Manage installed documentation in info format
installation-guide-amd64_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for amd64
installation-guide-arm64_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for arm64
installation-guide-armhf_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for armhf
installation-guide-i386_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for i386
installation-guide-powerpc_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for powerpc
installation-guide-ppc64el_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for powerpc
installation-guide-s390x_20160121ubuntu2_all.deb Ubuntu installation guide for s390x