lupin-casper - Add support for loop-mount installations to casper

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename lupin-casper_0.57build1_all.deb
Package name lupin-casper
Package version 0.57build1
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category misc
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 5.72 KB
Installed size 31.00 KB
The Wubi installer provides a means for installing Ubuntu into a
loop-mounted filesystem image hosted on a Windows filesystem. lupin-casper
provides hooks to find an ISO image on a hard disk and to read a preseed
file from a hard disk, which are used in the early part of this process.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lupin-casper_0.57build1_all.deb 0.57build1 all Ubuntu Main
lupin-casper - - -


Name Value
casper >= 0.98
initramfs-tools >= 0.40ubuntu11


Type URL
Binary Package lupin-casper_0.57build1_all.deb
Source Package lupin

Install Howto

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




2017-04-21 - Steve Langasek <>
lupin (0.57build1) artful; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default in static
2016-02-04 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.57) xenial; urgency=medium
* Set UTC or LOCAL in /etc/adjtime for systemd (based on change by Roger
Leigh in clock-setup 0.111; LP: #1541532).
2015-07-30 - Mathieu Trudel-Lapierre <>
lupin (0.56) wily; urgency=medium
* Add btrfs to supported filesystems. (LP: #1479760)
2013-11-21 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.55) trusty; urgency=low
* Rewrite /usr/share/lupin-support/grub-install to avoid depending on
being able to call the real grub-install with --grub-mkimage and
--grub-probe options, which stopped working when it was rewritten in C
on 2013-11-16.
2013-05-13 - Steve Langasek <>
lupin (0.54) saucy; urgency=low
[ James M Leddy ]
* casper-premount/20iso-scan: Don't panice the system if try_mount
function returns error when it encount a CD/DVD device does not
have any meidum or a partition has a file system does not be
supported by kernel. This should not panic the system because the
target file could be in other devices. (LP: #670096)
* debian/control: bump standards version.
2012-10-04 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.53) quantal; urgency=low
* Only build lupin-support on architectures that also have grub-pc.
2012-10-01 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.52) quantal; urgency=low
* Sync up /etc/grub.d/10_lupin with the version of /etc/grub.d/10_linux in
GRUB 2.00.
2012-01-18 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.51) precise; urgency=low
* Never use 'set gfxpayload=keep' in recovery mode (LP: #916209).
2011-11-13 - Colin Watson <>
lupin (0.50) precise; urgency=low
* Bring /etc/grub.d/10_lupin recovery mode into sync with recent
Ubuntu-specific changes to /etc/grub.d/10_linux (LP: #889650):
- Add "nomodeset".
- Replace "single" by "recovery" if friendly-recovery is installed.
2011-09-30 - Evan Dandrea <>
lupin (0.49) oneiric; urgency=low
* Fix broken patch in previous upload.

See Also

Package Description
lupin-support_0.57build1_amd64.deb Support files for loop-mount installations
lvm2_2.02.176-4.1ubuntu4_amd64.deb Linux Logical Volume Manager
lxd-installer_1_all.deb Wrapper to install lxd snap on demand
lxd_0.7_all.deb Transitional package - lxd -> snap (lxd)
m17n-db_1.8.0-1_all.deb multilingual text processing library - database
m4-doc_1.4.18-2_all.deb Documentation for GNU m4
m4_1.4.18-2_amd64.deb macro processing language
maas-cli_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb MAAS client and command-line interface
maas-common_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb MAAS server common files
maas-dhcp_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb MAAS DHCP server
maas-enlist_0.4+bzr38-0ubuntu3_amd64.deb MAAS enlistment tool
maas-proxy_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb MAAS Caching Proxy
maas-rack-controller_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb Rack Controller for MAAS
maas-region-api_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb Region controller API service for MAAS
maas-region-controller_2.5.0-7442-gdf68e30a5-0ubuntu1_all.deb Region Controller for MAAS