util-linux package in Ubuntu

bsdutils: basic utilities from 4.4BSD-Lite
bsdutils-dbgsym: debug symbols for bsdutils
fdisk: collection of partitioning utilities
fdisk-dbgsym: debug symbols for fdisk
fdisk-udeb: Manually partition a hard drive (fdisk)
libblkid-dev: block device ID library - headers and static libraries
libblkid1: block device ID library
libblkid1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libblkid1
libblkid1-udeb: stripped down block device ID library, for debian-installer
libfdisk-dev: fdisk partitioning library - headers and static libraries
libfdisk1: fdisk partitioning library
libfdisk1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libfdisk1
libfdisk1-udeb: stripped down fdisk partitioning library, for debian-installer
libmount-dev: device mounting library - headers and static libraries
libmount1: device mounting library
libmount1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libmount1
libmount1-udeb: stripped down device mounting library, for debian-installer
libsmartcols-dev: smart column output alignment library - headers and static libraries
libsmartcols1: smart column output alignment library
libsmartcols1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libsmartcols1
libsmartcols1-udeb: stripped down smart column output aligment library, for debian-installer
libuuid1: Universally Unique ID library
libuuid1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libuuid1
libuuid1-udeb: stripped down Universally Unique ID library, for debian-installer
mount: tools for mounting and manipulating filesystems
mount-dbgsym: debug symbols for mount
rfkill: tool for enabling and disabling wireless devices
rfkill-dbgsym: debug symbols for rfkill
util-linux: miscellaneous system utilities
util-linux-dbgsym: debug symbols for util-linux
util-linux-locales: locales files for util-linux
util-linux-udeb: stripped down miscellaneous system utilities, for debian-installer
uuid-dev: Universally Unique ID library - headers and static libraries
uuid-runtime: runtime components for the Universally Unique ID library
uuid-runtime-dbgsym: debug symbols for uuid-runtime

This package has 77 new bugs and 16 open questions.

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Util-linux-ng is a suite of essential utilities for any Linux system. It contains many basic utilities used for setting up partitions and basic system infrastructure on a Linux system. It is for expert users only.

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The Groovy Gorilla (active development)
2.35.2-5ubuntu3 release (main) 2020-07-02
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
2.34-0.1ubuntu9 release (main) 2020-04-09
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
2.34-0.1ubuntu2 release (main) 2019-08-23
2.34-0.1ubuntu2.4 updates (main) 2020-03-19
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
2.31.1-0.4ubuntu3 release (main) 2018-03-18
2.31.1-0.4ubuntu3.6 updates (main) 2020-03-23
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
2.27.1-6ubuntu3 release (main) 2016-04-13
2.27.1-6ubuntu3.10 updates (main) 2020-02-03
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
2.20.1-5.1ubuntu20.9 updates (main) 2016-12-14
2.20.1-5.1ubuntu20 release (main) 2014-04-16
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
2.20.1-1ubuntu3 release (main) 2012-03-30
2.20.1-1ubuntu3.1 updates (main) 2014-06-25