libosinfo - Operating system and hypervisor information management library

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename libosinfo-1.4.0-2.1.i586.rpm
Package name libosinfo
Package version 1.4.0
Package release 2.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Development/Libraries/C and C++
License LGPL-2.1-or-later AND GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 465.42 KB
Installed size 1.94 MB
libosinfo is a library that allows virtualization provisioning tools to
determine the optimal device settings for a hypervisor/operating system


Package Version Architecture Repository
libosinfo-1.4.0-79.1.x86_64.rpm 1.4.0 x86_64 Hardware
libosinfo-1.4.0-79.1.i586.rpm 1.4.0 i586 Hardware
libosinfo-1.4.0-2.1.x86_64.rpm 1.4.0 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
libosinfo - - -


Name Value - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
osinfo-db -


Name Value
libosinfo = 1.4.0-2.1
libosinfo(x86-32) = 1.4.0-2.1


Type URL
Binary Package libosinfo-1.4.0-2.1.i586.rpm
Source Package libosinfo-1.4.0-2.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install libosinfo rpm package:

# zypper install libosinfo




2019-04-10 -
- Upstream bug fixes from Fabiano FidĂȘncio <>
2019-03-01 -
- Update to version 1.4.0
Changes in this release include:
* Add isodata test files for more distros
* Refreshed translations from Zanata
* Drop deprecated gnome-common and intltool
* Fix test cases checking for medias, trees and images URIs due to
libcurl issues when reusing the curl handler
* Fix media identification when its identifiers have the maximum
allowed size
* Fix filling up the media properties when identifying it
* Improvements in the tests in order to reduce code duplication
* Add one test case per OS for medias, trees and images URIs tests
* Add API to add an installer script to a media
* Add API to get all the installer scripts from a media
2019-02-04 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Use noun phrase in summaries.
2019-02-04 -
- Update to version 1.3.0
Changes in this release include:
* Add isodata test files for many more distros
* Refreshed translations from Zanata
* Refuse to load data files which do not follow the
documented directory layout and file naming conventions
introduced in version 0.3.0
* Avoid warnings when setting GError objects with new glib
* Remove outdated FSF address from source file headers
* Make several test suites collect & report all errors
before exiting with failure for easy diagnosis
* Avoid misc memory leaks
* Add support for reporting maximum resource settings
* Add support for reporting network installer resource settings
* Fix data returned for osinfo_devicelinklist_get_devices
* Support removal of devices during inheritance processing
* Support inheritance of resources settings
* Add OsinfoImage class & related APIs for reporting
pre-installed disk images
* Add API to determine if treeinfo metadata is provided
* Add API to determine if media supports installer scripts
* Add API to determine preferred install script injection
* Add support for detecting if PPC ISO images are bootable
2018-06-20 -
- Update to version 1.2.0
Changes in this release include:
* Test suite requires osinfo-db >= 20180612
* Replace use of libsoup with libcurl in test suite
* Replace use of check library with GLib tester in test suite
* Increase timeout for media URIs test
* Drop const parameter annotations which break Rust generator
* Improve error message with ISO test fails
* Turn off -Wfunction-cast-type warning from gcc 8
* Remove calls to g_log_set_always_fatal in tests
* Load database files in alphabetical order for predictable sorting
* Fix leak of list when loading files
* Fix build of tools with clang 6
* Add missing ?global? annotation on some symbol versions
2017-08-15 -
- Update to version 1.1.0
Changes in this release include:
* Force UTF-8 locale for new glib-mkenums
* Avoid python warnings in example program
* Misc test suite updates
* Fix typo in error messages
* Remove ISO header string padding
* Disable bogus gcc warning about unsafe loop optimizations
* Remove reference to
* Don't hardcode /usr/bin/perl, use /usr/bin/env
* Support eject-after-install parameter in OsinfoMedia
* Fix misc warnings in docs
* Fix error propagation when loading DB
* Add usb.ids / pci.ids locations for FreeBSD
* Don't include private headers in gir/vapi generation

See Also

Package Description
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