How to Install bsdcpio in Ubuntu 18.04

Install bsdcpio by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install bsdcpio


transitional dummy package for moving bsdcpio to libarchive-tools

The bsdcpio program is the default system 'cpio' program used on FreeBSD. bsdcpio uses the libarchive library as a backend which does all of the work for reading and writing archives in various formats. . This is a transitional package for the migration of the bsdcpio tool to the libarchive-tools package.


Version: 3.2.2-3.1

Section: universe/utils