libffi - Header files and library for Foreign Function Interface development

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic x86_64
Package name libffi
Package version 3.0.10
Package release alt2
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 40.85 KB
Download size 40.85 KB
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The libffi library provides a portable, high level programming
interface to various calling conventions.  This allows a programmer
to call any function specified by a call interface description
at run time.
This package includes the header files and library needed for
Foreign Function Interface development.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libffi-3.0.10-alt2.i586.rpm 3.0.10 i586 Classic
libffi - - -


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Name Value
libffi = 1:3.0.10-alt2 -


Type URL
Binary Package libffi-3.0.10-alt2.x86_64.rpm
Source Package libffi5-3.0.10-alt2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install libffi rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install libffi




2014-08-22 - Gleb F-Malinovskiy <> 1:3.0.10-alt2
- Built legacy library.
2011-09-19 - Alexey Tourbin <> 1:3.0.10-alt1
- Updated to 3.0.10.
2011-03-09 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:3.0.9-alt5
- Rebuilt for debuginfo.
2010-10-28 - Kirill A. Shutemov <> 1:3.0.9-alt4
- Rebuilt for soname set-versions.
2010-08-20 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:3.0.9-alt3
- Fixed exported header files for -m32.
2010-08-20 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1:3.0.9-alt2
- Relocated header files to standard location.
- Dropped libffiX.Y provides/obsoletes.
2010-07-31 - Kirill A. Shutemov <> 1:3.0.9-alt1
- Initial build of standalone libffi for ALT Linux (closes: #20672)

See Also

Package Description
libffi-devel-3.2.1-alt2.x86_64.rpm Header files and library for Foreign Function Interface development
libffi-devel-static-3.2.1-alt2.x86_64.rpm Static library for Foreign Function Interface development
libffi6-3.2.1-alt2.x86_64.rpm Header files and library for Foreign Function Interface development
libffmpegthumbnailer-2.2.0-alt3.x86_64.rpm Shared libraries for ffmpegthumbnailer
libffmpegthumbnailer-devel-2.2.0-alt3.x86_64.rpm Include Files and Libraries mandatory for Development
libfft-1-alt1.x86_64.rpm General Purpose FFT (Fast Fourier/Cosine/Sine Transform) Package
libfft-devel-1-alt1.x86_64.rpm Development files of libfft
libfft2d-1-alt1.x86_64.rpm General Purpose 2D,3D FFT (Fast Fourier Transform) Package
libfft2d-devel-1-alt1.x86_64.rpm Development files of libfft2d
libfftw-2.1.5-alt8.x86_64.rpm Dynamic libraries for FFTW fast fourier transform library
libfftw-devel-2.1.5-alt8.x86_64.rpm Headers, libraries, & docs for FFTW fast fourier transform library
libfftw-devel-static-2.1.5-alt8.x86_64.rpm Static libraries for FFTW fast fourier transform library
libfftw3-3.3.7-alt1.x86_64.rpm FFTW runtime libraries, double precision
libfftw3-devel-3.3.7-alt1.x86_64.rpm FFTW development libraries and header files
libfftw3-mpi-3.3.4-alt1.1.x86_64.rpm Library for computing Fast Fourier Transforms (with MPI support)