attr - Utilities for managing filesystem extended attributes

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename attr-
Package name attr
Package version
Package release alt1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category File tools
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 119.93 KB
Installed size 119.93 KB
A set of tools for manipulating extended attributes on filesystem
objects, in particular getfattr(1) and setfattr(1).
An attr(1) command is also provided which is largely compatible
with the SGI IRIX tool of the same name.


Package Version Architecture Repository
attr- x86_64 Classic
attr - - -


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/lib/ -
libattr = - - -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


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attr =


Type URL
Binary Package attr-
Source Package attr-

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install attr rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install attr




2018-12-17 - Dmitry V. Levin <>
- v2.4.48-7-g14adc89 -> v2.4.48-9-gcb4786f.
2018-12-02 - Dmitry V. Levin <>
- v2.4.48 -> v2.4.48-7-g14adc89.
2017-11-27 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 2.4.48-alt1
- v2.4.47-44-g315af30 -> v2.4.48.
- getfattr: fixed large-file support.
2017-11-08 - Gleb F-Malinovskiy <>
- Reenabled static subpackage (needed for static qemu-user to support *attr
2016-07-04 - Dmitry V. Levin <>
- v2.4.47-35-gdce9b44 -> v2.4.47-44-g315af30 (closes: #32244).
2015-09-21 - Dmitry V. Levin <>
- attr/xattr.h: Reintroduced more old stuff for backwards compatibility.
2015-09-15 - Dmitry V. Levin <>
- Updated to v2.4.47-35-gdce9b44.
2013-09-21 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 2.4.47-alt1
- Updated to v2.4.47-4-gda8435b.
2012-04-01 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 2.4.46-alt2
- attr_copy_{fd,file}: handle empty xattr lists efficiently.
2011-09-20 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 2.4.46-alt1
- Updated to v2.4.46-3-g9bf1321.

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