How to Install and Uninstall 0xffff Package on Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)

Last updated: June 16,2024

1. Install "0xffff" package

Learn how to install 0xffff on Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)

$ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install 0xffff

2. Uninstall "0xffff" package

Please follow the instructions below to uninstall 0xffff on Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):

$ sudo apt remove 0xffff $ sudo apt autoclean && sudo apt autoremove

3. Information about the 0xffff package on Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)

Package: 0xffff
Architecture: amd64
Version: 0.8-1
Multi-Arch: foreign
Priority: extra
Section: universe/misc
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers
Original-Maintainer: Sebastian Reichel
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Installed-Size: 164
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.14), libusb-0.1-4 (>= 2:0.1.12)
Filename: pool/universe/0/0xffff/0xffff_0.8-1_amd64.deb
Size: 58636
MD5sum: 9ab965b1cc6ea8281c0ec066e3d8b0c6
SHA1: deb404609070f3c7411a7c9bee337b1a98b3f258
SHA256: 5dd31a4fc64a616d38c7ff4d02413be49f2e600784b022758575154d31ceba7a
SHA512: 776344fd67fb5b3794fb477d286e462b947c75bf46f12f4c1f1294572b656562d2ba1b00ccb9b757ed2f9d44e5cf4b774fc206f0352068e3bdcd550e392e976d
Homepage: https://github.com/pali/0xFFFF
Description-en: Open Free Fiasco Firmware Flasher
The ‘Open Free Fiasco Firmware Flasher’ aka 0xFFFF utility implements
a free userspace handler for the NOLO bootloader and extended features
for flashing, dumping and getting information for the Nokia Internet
Tablets. Thus it's a free alternative to Nokia's closed source flashing
utility called flasher.
.
Supported operations currently include, but are not limited to:
* generating and unpacking FIASCO images on local device
* editing Maemo firmware packages
* flashing any kind image type to Maemo devices via USB
* "cold" flashing for devices with bricked bootloaders
* direct kernel boot without flashing it to NAND
* changing configuration of Maemo device (R&D flags, HW revision strings, ...)
.
Supported are the Nokia 770, N800, N810, N810w, N900, N950 and N9.
Description-md5: 183c49f6505eb3432d1b069800f1f5b6