ubuntu-image - toolkit for building Ubuntu images

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name ubuntu-image
Package version 1.3+18.04ubuntu2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 23 B
Download size 6.81 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package contains the ubuntu-image program.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ubuntu-image_1.6+18.04ubuntu1_all.deb 1.6+18.04ubuntu1 all Ubuntu Updates Main
ubuntu-image_1.6+18.04ubuntu1_all.deb 1.6+18.04ubuntu1 all Ubuntu Updates Main
ubuntu-image_1.3+18.04ubuntu2_all.deb 1.3+18.04ubuntu2 all Ubuntu Main
ubuntu-image - - -


Name Value
python3-ubuntu-image = 1.3+18.04ubuntu2


Type URL
Binary Package ubuntu-image_1.3+18.04ubuntu2_all.deb
Source Package ubuntu-image

Install Howto

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




2018-01-04 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.3+18.04ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium
* Ignore the E722 error on our bare-except statements as those are intended,
it's a way for us to clean up on errors.  (LP: #1741246)
2017-11-27 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.3+18.04ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium
* Remove the snapcraft dependency by moving the gadget tree priming step away
from ubuntu-image.  (LP: #1734655)
* Add support for defining the livecd-rootfs configuration path through
an environment variable.  (LP: #1734949)
2017-07-31 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.2+18.04ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium
[ Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak ]
* Add a generic hook mechanism and add our first supported snap-image hook:
post-populate-rootfs.  (LP: #1672436)
* Document the newly added hook API in the ubuntu-image manpage.
(LP: #1715849)
* Make sure ubuntu-image has 100% code-coverage after getting the classic
image support added.
[ Gary Wang ]
* Add classic image creation support.  (LP: #1726391)
2017-07-19 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.1+17.10ubuntu3) artful; urgency=medium
* Only run the snap.sh test on github PRs as it doesn't make sense to run it
as part of regular deb package migration.  (LP: #1704979)
2017-04-21 - Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <lukasz.zemczak@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.1+17.10ubuntu1) artful; urgency=medium
[ Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak ]
* Fix snapcraft.yaml for classic snappage.  (LP: #1673576)
* Add a new step in the builder that generates .manifest files listing all
snaps installed in the resulting image.  (LP: #1680574)
* Further fixes to snapcraft.yaml, making sure that we only have one
ubuntu-image version installed in the snap.  (LP: #1692901)
* Move files around during snap build to have all needed libraries and python
files in common accessible paths, install missing dependencies into the
snap.  (LP: #1694982, LP: #1694993)
[ Michael Vogt ]
* Use fakeroot when running mkfs.ext4.  (LP: #1702628)
[ Steve Langasek ]
* Add fakeroot to the snapcraft.yaml and as a test dep.  (LP: #1702628)
2017-02-22 - Barry Warsaw <barry@ubuntu.com>
ubuntu-image (1.0+17.04ubuntu1) zesty; urgency=medium
* Exit with a console message instead of crashing when the contents of a
partition does not fit within the specified size.  (LP: #1666580)
* Don't install an unusable global flake8 extension.  (LP: #1631156)
* Fix the autopkgtests to use --output-dir instead of the obsolete
--output command line switch.  (LP: #1667140)
* Added ``--image-file-list`` command line argument to record the paths
of all the disk image files written.
* Added an autopkgtest to prove that generated images can be
successfully booted (on amd64 only).  (LP: #1625732)
* Add an autopkgtest for ensuring each PR has a changelog entry and a bug
linked to it.  (LP: #1655671)
* Make ubuntu-image a classic confinement snap.  (LP: #1638645)

See Also

Package Description
ubuntu-keyring_2018.02.28_all.deb GnuPG keys of the Ubuntu archive
ubuntu-minimal_1.417_amd64.deb Minimal core of Ubuntu
ubuntu-mono_16.10+18.04.20180421.1-0ubuntu1_all.deb Ubuntu Mono Icon theme
ubuntu-release-upgrader-core_18.04.17_all.deb manage release upgrades
ubuntu-release-upgrader-gtk_18.04.17_all.deb manage release upgrades
ubuntu-report_1.0.11_amd64.deb Report hardware and other collected metrics
ubuntu-server_1.417_amd64.deb The Ubuntu Server system
ubuntu-session_3.28.1-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb Ubuntu session with GNOME Shell
ubuntu-settings_18.04.5_all.deb default settings for the Ubuntu desktop
ubuntu-software_3.28.1-0ubuntu4_all.deb Utility for browsing, installing, and removing software
ubuntu-sounds_0.13_all.deb Ubuntu's GNOME audio theme
ubuntu-standard_1.417_amd64.deb The Ubuntu standard system
ubuntu-system-service_0.3.1_all.deb Dbus service to set various system-wide configurations
ubuntu-wallpapers-bionic_18.04.1-0ubuntu1_all.deb Ubuntu 18.04 Wallpapers
ubuntu-wallpapers_18.04.1-0ubuntu1_all.deb Ubuntu Wallpapers