kinit-utils - Small utilities built with klibc

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package name kinit-utils
Package version 1.5.25
Package release alt5
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 65.41 KB
Download size 65.41 KB
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This package contains a collection of programs that are linked against
klibc.  These duplicate some of the functionality of a regular Linux
toolset, but are typically much smaller than their full-function
counterparts.  They are intended for inclusion in initramfs images and
embedded systems.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kinit-utils-1.5.25-alt5.x86_64.rpm 1.5.25 x86_64 Classic
kinit-utils - - -


Name Value
/lib/ - - - - - - - -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
kinit-utils = 1.5.25-alt5


Type URL
Binary Package kinit-utils-1.5.25-alt5.i586.rpm
Source Package kinit-utils-1.5.25-alt5.src.rpm

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 kinit-utils rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install kinit-utils




2017-04-29 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.25-alt5
- Remove halt, replace and showenv.
2014-08-23 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.25-alt4
- run-init: Reset all signals.
2014-07-20 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.25-alt3
- run-init: Close all descriptors.
2013-05-27 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.25-alt2
- ipconfig: Add -D option.
2012-02-09 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.25-alt1
- Update kinit sources upto klibc-1.5.25-28-gdfd907c.
- replace:
+ Add posix character classes;
+ Add -r (revert) option;
+ Fix bugs.
- showenv:
+ Add -s (shell) option;
- Drop 'fstype' unused utility.
2012-01-03 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.17-alt2
- run-init:
+ Add -e option.
2010-04-06 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.17-alt1
- Update sources.
- Add halt utility.
2010-03-05 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.15-alt3
- ipconfig:
+ Add -r option;
+ Add -q option.
2009-11-12 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.15-alt2
- Fix build with new kernel headers.
2009-11-10 - Alexey Gladkov <> 1.5.15-alt1
- First build for Sisyphus.

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