mtp-tools - Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) library tools

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename mtp-tools_1.1.13-1_amd64.deb
Package name mtp-tools
Package version 1.1.13
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 33.06 KB
Installed size 250.00 KB
libmtp is a library for communicating with MTP aware devices in POSIX
compliant operating systems.  It implements MTP Basic, the subset
proposed for standardization.
The Media Transfer Protocol (commonly referred to as MTP) is a devised
set of custom extensions to support the transfer of music files on
USB digital audio players and movie files on USB portable media players.
This package contains tools for communicating with MTP devices.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mtp-tools_1.1.13-1_i386.deb 1.1.13 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mtp-tools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libmtp9 >= 1.1.0


Type URL
Binary Package mtp-tools_1.1.13-1_amd64.deb
Source Package libmtp

Install Howto

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




2017-04-16 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.13-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 1.1.13
2016-08-28 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.12-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 1.1.12
* Update symbols file.
* Fix FTBFS on arch-indep builds.
Thanks to Santiago Vila for the patch. (Closes: #806059)
* Bump Standards.
2016-05-25 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Alessio Treglia ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.1.11
* Drop debian/patches/0001-players.patch, applied upstream
[ Martin Pitt ]
* debian/apport/ Stop attaching /var/log/udev (which is
only created under Upstart). Use apport's attach_hardware() instead.
(Closes: #812729)
2015-10-28 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.10-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/apport/
- updated apport hook to work, import what we need, mention the
current soname version and don't include hal info. Thanks to
Sebastien Bacher for the patch. (Closes: #802601) (LP: #1172123)
* Add Noka C5-00's alternative ID (Closes: #728088)
2015-10-20 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.10-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream bugfix release.
* Drop 2001-adding-bq-device-id.patch:
- 'Been adopted upstream.
* Drop 2002-adding-arale-device-id.patch:
- Adopted upstream, the device is now recognized as Meizu.
* Refresh debian/patches/series
2015-06-12 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.9-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Escape '&' to avoid generate malformed .fdi files. (Closes: #671923)
* Be honest in mtp-tools's manpage (Closes: #658367):
- Not all commands support -h, update manpage accordingly.
2015-06-05 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.9-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add new devices, patches taken from Ubuntu
- bq Krillin
- Arale
* Install hwdb control file
* Remove unnecessary gnulib build-dependency
2015-04-20 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release:
- No new features, just bugfixes and many new devices.
* Refresh patches.
* Update symbols.
* Revert upstream's change on --with-udev's default value
at configure time.
* Little update on debian/copyright.
* Bump Standards.
2014-09-11 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Disable config.rpath generation mechanism, it is helpful when
building git snapshots.
* Drop 0001-Revert-Async-buffering-for-high-speed-transfers.patch,
applied upstream.
* Drop 9001-music_players.patch, fixed upstream.
2014-07-10 - Alessio Treglia <>
libmtp (1.1.6-51-g1a2669c~ds0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New device: Qualcomm OnePlus One. (Closes: #754304)
* Drop build-dependency on lsb-release. (Closes: #737539)

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