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authorAugusto Mecking Caringi <>2014-05-31 03:24:46 -0300
committerDavid Sterba <>2015-02-27 18:54:11 +0100
commit7bf6343fa17f1dc37216a88f92a50127eaff514b (patch)
treecd75ac61098bff5024c9376b975a0b73616f95fb /INSTALL
parent73362471f33cd1406b09b9600228be9fc8aef710 (diff)
btrfs-progs: Add more detailed package bdependency information to INSTALL file
Signed-off-by: Augusto Mecking Caringi <> Signed-off-by: David Sterba <>
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1 files changed, 10 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/INSTALL b/INSTALL
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@@ -12,12 +12,16 @@ complete:
modprobe libcrc32c
insmod btrfs.ko
-The Btrfs utility programs require libuuid to build. This can be found
-in the e2fsprogs sources, and is usually available as libuuid or
-e2fsprogs-devel from various distros.
-The Btrfs utility programs also require libblkid (block device identification
-library). This library is usually available as libblkid-dev or libblkid-devel.
+The Btrfs utility programs require the following libraries/tools to build:
+- libuuid (This can be found in the e2fsprogs sources, and is usually available
+ as libuuid or e2fsprogs-devel from various distros).
+- libattr (Extended attribute library - Development files)
+- libblkid (Block device id library - Development files)
+- liblzo2 (LZO data compression library - Development files)
+- libacl (Access control list library - Development files)
+- e2fslibs (ext2/ext3/ext4 file system libraries - Development files)
+- asciidoc (Text document format tool - For documentation)
Building the utilities is just make ; make install. The programs go
into /usr/local/bin. The mains commands available are: