basesystem - The skeleton package which defines a basic ALT chroot

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package name basesystem
Package version sisyphus
Package release alt22
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size unknown
Download size unknown
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This package defines the components of a basic ALT system
(for example, the package installation order to use during bootstrapping).


Package Version Architecture Repository
basesystem - - -


Name Value
altlinux-release -
bash -
common-licenses -
etcskel -
filesystem -
gawk -
getopt -
gzip -
perl-base -
rootfiles -
rpm -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
setup -
shadow-utils -
tar -
util-linux -
vitmp -
xz -
zstd -


Name Value
basesystem = 1:sisyphus-alt22


Type URL
Binary Package basesystem-sisyphus-alt22.noarch.rpm
Source Package basesystem-sisyphus-alt22.src.rpm

Install Howto

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


2017-03-22 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt22
- Cleaned up dependencies:
* basesystem:
- removed: bzip2, coreutils, diffutils, findutils, grep, sed.
+ added: zstd.
* interactivesystem:
- removed: less, termutils, service.
2011-04-06 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt21
- Merged /bin/hostname, mktemp and stat into versioned coreutils.
- Moved from basesystem to interactivesystem:
SysVinit, e2fsprogs, losetup, service, which;
- Added to basesystem: xz.
2010-11-07 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt20
- Moved chkconfig and startup from basesystem to interactivesystem.
2009-08-14 - Alexey Tourbin <> 1:sisyphus-alt19
- basesystem: Added which.
2009-07-29 - Alexey Tourbin <> 1:sisyphus-alt18
- basesystem: Removed info-install.
- interactivesystem: Added syslogd-daemon.
2007-04-11 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:sisyphus-alt17
- interactivesystem: Removed sound-scripts.

See Also

Package Description
basesystem-ve-4.0.1-alt1.noarch.rpm The skeleton package which defines a basic ALT Linux system
bash-4.4.23-alt1.noarch.rpm The GNU Bourne Again SHell (/bin/bash)
bash-completion-2.8-alt3.noarch.rpm bash-completion offers programmable completion for bash
bash-completion-cmake-3.13.1-alt1.noarch.rpm bash completion for CMake
bash-completion-crmsh-3.0.3-alt1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for crmsh
bash-completion-elogind-239.3-alt2.noarch.rpm Bash completion for elogind utils
bash-completion-fzf-0.17.5-alt1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for fzf
bash-completion-gammu-1.39.0-alt1.noarch.rpm bash completion for gammu
bash-completion-libguestfs-1.38.6-alt3.noarch.rpm bash-completion for libguestfs tools
bash-completion-lldpd-1.0.1-alt1.S1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for lldpd
bash-completion-mercurial-4.7.2-alt1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for mercurial
bash-completion-openvswitch-2.10.1-alt1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for systemd utils
bash-completion-source-highlight-3.1.8-alt6.S1.noarch.rpm Bash completion for source-highlight
bash-completion-systemd-240-alt4.noarch.rpm Bash completion for systemd utils
bash-completion-udev-240-alt4.noarch.rpm Bash completion for udev utils