os-prober - Probes disks on the system for installed operating systems

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 5.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package filename os-prober-1.65-9.mga5.x86_64.rpm
Package name os-prober
Package version 1.65
Package release 9.mga5
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System/Boot and Init
Homepage http://kitenet.net/~joey/code/os-prober/
License GPLv1 and GPLv2+
Maintainer -
Download size 41.50 KB
Installed size 102.87 KB
This package detects other OSes available on a system and outputs the results
in a generic machine-readable format. Support for new OSes and Linux
distributions can be added easily.


Package Version Architecture Repository
os-prober-1.65-9.6.mga5.i586.rpm 1.65 i586 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.6.mga5.x86_64.rpm 1.65 x86_64 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.2.mga5.i586.rpm 1.65 i586 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.2.mga5.x86_64.rpm 1.65 x86_64 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.1.mga5.i586.rpm 1.65 i586 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.1.mga5.x86_64.rpm 1.65 x86_64 Mageia Core Updates
os-prober-1.65-9.mga5.i586.rpm 1.65 i586 Mageia Core
os-prober - - -


Name Value
btrfs-progs -
libc.so.6()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.4)(64bit) -


Name Value
os-prober == 1.65-9.mga5
os-prober(x86-64) == 1.65-9.mga5


Type URL
Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
Binary Package os-prober-1.65-9.mga5.x86_64.rpm
Source Package os-prober-1.65-9.mga5.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install os-prober rpm package:
    # urpmi os-prober




2015-05-09 - barjac <barjac> 1.65-9.mga5
+ Revision: 821545
- s/grub-/grub2-/ in various places
- see Mga#15857 comment #18
2015-04-08 - tv <tv> 1.65-8.mga5
+ Revision: 819883
- fix dmesg spamming due to checking extended partitions (mga#9832)
+ barjac <barjac>
- remove patch backups
2015-04-06 - barjac <barjac> 1.65-6.mga5
+ Revision: 819739
+ rebuild (emptylog)
2015-04-06 - barjac <barjac> 1.65-5.mga5
+ Revision: 819735
- fixed missing os in menu (SuSE on btrfs) Mga#15209
- fixed over-long menu item for Mageia on btrfs
2015-03-31 - ennael <ennael> 1.65-4.mga5
+ Revision: 819448
- bump release to go to core/release
2015-03-25 - barjac <barjac> 1.65-3.mga5
+ Revision: 819245
- Improved patch for btrfs
- fixes Mga#15564 - (duplicate entries in boot menu for btrfs systems)
2015-03-18 - tmb <tmb> 1.65-2.mga5
+ Revision: 818852
+ rebuild (emptylog)
2015-03-18 - barjac <barjac> 1.65-1.mga5
+ Revision: 818762
- update to version 1.65
- sync patches with Fedora
2014-11-16 - barjac <barjac> 1.64-7.mga5
+ Revision: 797378
- tidy btrfs detection patch, white space and debug message
2014-11-11 - barjac <barjac> 1.64-6.mga5
+ Revision: 796516
- remove stray mount command left from debugging

See Also

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osgi-annotation-javadoc-6.0.0-1.mga5.noarch.rpm API documentation for osgi-annotation
osgi-resource-locator-1.0.1-6.mga5.noarch.rpm OSGi resource locator bundle
osgi-resource-locator-javadoc-1.0.1-6.mga5.noarch.rpm Javadoc for osgi-resource-locator
osie-1.0.0-6.mga5.x86_64.rpm OpenTTD screenshot information extractor
osm2pgsql-0.84.0-5.mga5.x86_64.rpm An OpenStreetMap to PostgreSQL converter
osmo-0.2.10-11.mga5.x86_64.rpm A handy lightweight PIM (Personal Information Manager)
osmo-sdr-0.1.20131117-2.mga5.x86_64.rpm Support programs for OsmoSDR
osmo-sdr-devel-doc-0.1.20131117-2.mga5.noarch.rpm Documentation for osmo-sdr
osp-tools-4.0.3-5.mga5.x86_64.rpm Various utilities for the libosptk library
ossp-1.3.2-8.mga5.x86_64.rpm OSS (Open Sound System) Proxy Daemon
ossp_uuid-1.6.2-12.mga5.x86_64.rpm OSSP uuid is a ISO-C:1999 application programming interface
ots-0.5.0-12.mga5.x86_64.rpm A text summarizer
ovsdbmonitor-1.11.0-6.mga5.noarch.rpm Open vSwitch graphical monitoring tool
owasp-java-html-sanitizer-223-3.mga5.noarch.rpm A fast HTML Sanitizer written in Java