mdbtools-dev - mdbtools development files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mdbtools-dev_0.7.1-6_amd64.deb
Package name mdbtools-dev
Package version 0.7.1
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category devel devel::lang:c devel::lang:sql devel::library implemented-in::c role::devel-lib works-with::db
License -
Maintainer Jean-Michel Vourgère <>
Download size 79.91 KB
Installed size 280.00 KB
Utilities for reading MS Access database (MDB) files
These are development files for mdbtools, needed to build applications
with it.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mdbtools-dev_0.7.1-6_i386.deb 0.7.1 i386 Debian Main
mdbtools-dev - - -


Name Value
libglib2.0-dev -
libmdb2 = 0.7.1-6
libmdbsql2 = 0.7.1-6
odbc-mdbtools = 0.7.1-6


Type URL
Binary Package mdbtools-dev_0.7.1-6_amd64.deb
Source Package mdbtools

Install Howto

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




2018-03-22 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* No longer build gmdb2 and its documentation. (Closes: #885744, #718465,
* Switched to automatic debug package.
* Dropped d/patch/reproducible_builds no longer needed.
* Migrated git to salsa.
* Bumped policy to 4.1.3.
* Bumped compat level to 11.
* No longer distribute .la files.
2016-10-24 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update my maintainer email address.
* Dropped transitional package libmdbodbc1.
* Reproducible builds: Force date locale in man pages.
* dh_makeshlibs: Dropped odbc exception no longer required.
* Bumped policy to 3.9.8: Dropped obsolete gmdb .menu file.
* Enabled full hardening.
* Changed Vcs-Git url to use a secure scheme.
2015-04-27 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make builds reproducible:
- d/rules: New env var with changelog date.
- patch "reproducible_builds" to use that date in man pages.
* d/control: Update Vcs-Browser to match alioth changes.
* debian/patches/bin_output_fix: Fix typo in description. Thanks Adam
D. Barratt.
2014-11-26 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* d/control: Update homepage address. (Closes: #770933)
2014-10-20 - Jean-Michel Nirgal Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added build-depends on docbook-xml and rarian-compat, so that build can
run without network. Thanks Rohan Garg.
* Added cherry-pick of upsteam patches:
- memo_zero_len_multipage: overflow in some memo fields. Thanks to
- bin_output_fix: inverted source/dest memcpy. Thanks to tyzhaoqi.
- prop_dates: use the correct buffer for date conversion. Thanks to Shane
Mc Cormack.
- spelling: Fixes in help.
* Bumped policy to 3.9.6: No change required.
2013-10-29 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Added keywords to gmdb.desktop, thanks lintian.
* New upstream version
- Support for ucs2 odbc (Closes: #675543)
- Fix mdb-array crash when file is not found (Closes: #716325)
- drop override_dh_autoreconf in rules since upstream INSTALL is gone.
- Refresh patch use_lib_odbc_dir. All other patches are gone, there were
applied upstream.
- Acknowledge new symbols in libmdb2.
- Drop -Wall since it is now upstream.
- Refresh copyright file.
* ODBC driver is no longer shipped as a versioned library:
- Rename libmdbodbc1 into odbc-mdbtools.
- Added back transitionnal package libmdbodbc1.
- Drop odbc-mdbtools.symbols and added -q in dpkg-gensymbols.
- Drop version in odbc-mdbtools.postinst and odbc-mdbtools.install.
* New patch use_common_license so that gmdb prints license from
/usr/share/common-licenses/. This quiets lintian.
* Stop using scrollkeeper:
- Drop build-dependency on rarian-compat. (Closes: #718465)
- New patch gnome-doc from upstream commit.
- New build-dependency on gnome-doc-utils.
- Add --disable-scrollkeeper in debian/rules.
- Add debian/clean to remove gnome-doc tmp file.
- Disable portability warnings in autoreconf (rules): gnome-doc generates
pages of ugly warnings otherwise.
* Bumped policy to 3.9.5: No change required.
2013-07-12 - Jean-Michel Vourgère <>
mdbtools (0.7-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Authorise byacc as an alternative for bison in Build-Deps.
* libiodbc2 supports multi-arch since 3.52.7-2+deb7u1. Added version in
libmdbodbc1 Breaks: and droped breaks-without-version lintian override.
* Use dh9 DEB_CFLAGS_MAINT_APPEND rather than patch CLFAGS dirrectly.
* Fixed buffer overflow in gmdb2 filename handling.

See Also

Package Description
mdbtools-doc_0.7.1-6_all.deb Documentation for MDB tools
mdbtools_0.7.1-6_amd64.deb JET / MS Access database (MDB) tools
mdetect_0.5.2.4_amd64.deb mouse device autodetection tool
mdf2iso_0.3.1-2_amd64.deb simple utility to convert mdf to iso / cue / toc images
mdfinder.app_0.9.4-1+b2_amd64.deb GNUstep Finder and system-wide search system
mdk3_6.0-6_amd64.deb Wireless attack tool for IEEE 802.11 networks
mdk_1.2.10+dfsg-2_amd64.deb MIX Development Kit
mdm_0.1.3-2.1+b3_amd64.deb Utilities for single-host parallel shell scripting
mdns-scan_0.5-5_amd64.deb Scan for mDNS/DNS-SD services published on the local network
mdp_1.0.15-1_amd64.deb command-line based Markdown presentation tool
mecab-ipadic-utf8_2.7.0-20070801+main-2.1_all.deb IPA dictionary encoded in UTF-8 compiled for Mecab
mecab-ipadic_2.7.0-20070801+main-2.1_all.deb IPA dictionary compiled for Mecab
mecab-jumandic-utf8_7.0-20130310-7_all.deb Juman dictionary encoded in UTF-8 compiled for Mecab
mecab-jumandic_7.0-20130310-7_all.deb Juman dictionary compiled for Mecab (deprecated)
mecab-naist-jdic-eucjp_0.6.3.b-20111013-11_all.deb free Japanese Dictionaries for mecab (replacement of mecab-ipadic) in EUC-JP