hardlink - Create a tree of hardlinks

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name hardlink
Package version 1.0+git.e66999f
Package release lp150.1.8
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 32.90 KB
Download size 21.72 KB
Official Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
hardlink is used to create a tree of hard links. It's used by kernel
installation to dramatically reduce the amount of diskspace used by
each kernel package installed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hardlink - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -


Name Value
hardlink = 1.0+git.e66999f-lp150.1.8
hardlink(x86-64) = 1.0+git.e66999f-lp150.1.8


Type URL
Binary Package hardlink-1.0+git.e66999f-lp150.1.8.x86_64.rpm
Source Package hardlink-1.0+git.e66999f-lp150.1.8.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install hardlink rpm package:

# zypper install hardlink




2017-03-22 - fcrozat@suse.com
- Switch to source service and update git snapshot to e66999f:
* Make hardlinking atomic wrt replacing existing files
* Fixed 32 bit build with gcc7 (rh#1422989) (boo#1030251)
2014-11-22 - jengelh@inai.de
- Create a tarball from git and use that instead of loose files
- Put the hardlink utility in bindir so that normal users can make
use of it as well
2013-11-13 - sweet_f_a@gmx.de
- Mention -f option in the man page (pulled from upstream)
2012-07-31 - fcrozat@suse.com
- Remove yaml file (leftover from Meego)
- cleanup specfile
- add a copy of GPLv2
2012-07-23 - fcrozat@suse.com
- Update package url section
- Update manpage to add bugs section
- Update code to latest version:
+ fix possible buffer overflows, integer overflows
(CVE-2011-3630 CVE-2011-3631 CVE-2011-3632)
+ do not allow to hardlink files across filesystems by default
(rh#786719) (use -f option to override)
+ don't use mmap(2) to avoid failure on u386 with 1GB files or
larger (rh#672917)
2010-06-28 - kkaempf@novell.com
- added "BuildRoot: %{_tmppath}/%{name}-%{version}-%{release}-root"
2010-03-07 - Anas Nashif <anas.nashif@intel.com> - 1.0
- Remove epoch
2010-02-22 - Anas Nashif <anas.nashif@intel.com> - 1.0
- Update Group
2010-02-16 - Anas Nashif <anas.nashif@intel.com> - 1.0
- Updated yaml and sanitized spec
2009-08-12 - Anas Nashif <anas.nashif@intel.com> - 1.0
- Initial import into Moblin

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