gravitation - game about mania, melancholia, and the creative process

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename gravitation_3+dfsg1-5_amd64.deb
Package name gravitation
Package version 3+dfsg1
Package release 5
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category game::TODO games implemented-in::c++ interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program uitoolkit::sdl use::gameplaying x11::application
License -
Maintainer Debian Games Team <>
Download size 71.06 KB
Installed size 553.00 KB
Gravitation is a short, autobiographical pixelated art game by
Jason Rohrer. It is a followup to his previous game, "Passage".
It can be explored in approximately 8 minutes. If in doubt,
please keep playing. If you still don't understand the game,
please read the game creators statement on the website and
the experiences of other people linked from the website.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gravitation_3+dfsg1-5_i386.deb 3+dfsg1 i386 Debian Main
gravitation - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libsdl1.2debian >= 1.2.11
libstdc++6 >= 5


Type URL
Binary Package gravitation_3+dfsg1-5_amd64.deb
Source Package gravitation

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install gravitation deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install gravitation




2017-08-01 - Paul Wise <>
gravitation (3+dfsg1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build reproducibility issues due to use of imagemagick (Closes: #776872)
2013-07-07 - Paul Wise <>
gravitation (3+dfsg1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Wrap and sort various files
* Switch to debhelper compat 9
* Fix and use canonical Vcs-* URLs
* Fix dpkg-buildflags use, add more hardening
* Bump Standards-Version
* Add some keywords to the freedesktop menu file
* Drop duplicate 32x32 PNG icon
2011-02-10 - Paul Wise <>
gravitation (3+dfsg1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Link against pthread (Closes: #554744)
* Switch to dpkg-source v3 format
* Change the patch to use DEP-3 headers
* Switch to debhelper dh rules.tiny style
* Improve the generation of the orig.tar.gz
* Keep upstream capitalization, add symlinks
* Improve the menu files
* Drop README.Debian, it is not useful to users
* Build & use a large transparent icon from the MacOS icon & mask
* Bump Standards-Version, no changes needed
2009-03-08 - Paul Wise <>
gravitation (3+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Paul Wise ]
* Document using the Esc key to quit the game
* Update Standards-Version, changes needed are:
- include quilt.make to create a patch target
- use filter instead of findstring on DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS
- support parallel=n in DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS 
- add a README.source file pointing to the quilt one
* Add proper version mangling to the watch file
* Bump debhelper compat level to 7
* Add forwarded locations to patch, menu, manual page
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Fix FTBFS with new “3.0 (quilt)” source package format by using a
patch level of 1 instead of 0 in the abs_path.patch patch and by
adjusting the series file appropriately (i.e. by deleting the “-p0”
option), thanks to Raphaël Hertzog for the notice (Closes: #485257).
2008-03-26 - Paul Wise <>
gravitation (3+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #471584)

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