mgba-sdl - Game Boy Advance emulator (SDL frontend for mGBA)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mgba-sdl_0.7.0-1_amd64.deb
Package name mgba-sdl
Package version 0.7.0
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category games uitoolkit::sdl
License -
Maintainer Debian Games Team <>
Download size 42.78 KB
Installed size 104.00 KB
mGBA is a new emulator for running Game Boy Advance games. It aims to be faster
and more accurate than many existing Game Boy Advance emulators, as well as
adding features that other emulators lack.
This package provides the SDL UI console for mGBA.
Game Boy Advance is a registered trademark of Nintendo of America Inc. mGBA is
not affiliated with or endorsed by any of the companies mentioned.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mgba-sdl_0.7.0-1_i386.deb 0.7.0 i386 Debian Main
mgba-sdl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libmgba >= 0.7.0
libopengl0 -
libsdl2-2.0-0 >= 2.0.9
mgba-common = 0.7.0-1


Type URL
Binary Package mgba-sdl_0.7.0-1_amd64.deb
Source Package mgba

Install Howto

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




2019-02-03 - Reiner Herrmann <>
mgba (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Jeremy Bicha ]
* Import packaging to (Closes: #872484)
* Add .libretro file for integration with GNOME Games. (Closes: #911327)
* Add minimal debian/gbp.conf.
* Use dh-exec instead of manual .sh script for install file.
[ Reiner Herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Drop patch applied upstream and refresh other one.
* Update Standards-Version to 4.3.0.
- Declare that debian/rules does not require root.
* Depend on debhelper-compat and bump compat level to 12.
* Add upstream metadata.
* Add libelf-dev as new build dependency.
* Update debian/copyright.
2018-08-02 - Gianfranco Costamagna <>
mgba (0.6.3+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* debian/patches/7f41dd354176b720c8e3310553c6b772278b9dca.patch:
- upstream build fix with new qt 5.11
2018-06-04 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.6.3+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #876451).
* Removed patches (fixed on upstream).
* Added missing libsqlite3-dev and qttools5-dev-tools dependencies.
* Added AppStream desktop & addon meta-info files.
2018-05-10 - Adrian Bunk <>
mgba (0.5.2+dfsg1-3.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add upstream fix for FTBFS with Qt 5.10,
thanks to Juhani Numminen. (Closes: #895496)
* Fix FTBFS on armel. (Closes: #884392)
* Add patch from James Cowgill to fix FTBFS with FFmpeg 4.0.
(Closes: #888325)
2017-08-17 - Markus Koschany <>
mgba (0.5.2+dfsg1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Add gcc7.patch and fix FTBFS with GCC 7. (Closes: #853546)
Thanks to Adrian Bunk for the patch.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.0.1.
* Switch to compat level 10.
* Use https for Format field.
2017-01-04 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.5.2+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix GB/GBC saves in the Libretro port.
2016-12-31 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.5.2+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2016-07-17 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.4.1+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Changed package maintainer to Debian Games Team.
* Added a common package for shaders and DAT.
* Fixed hardening-no-bindnow and hardening-no-pie.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
2016-04-10 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.4.0+dfsg1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed debug packages from control (automatic -dbgsym packages).
2016-04-07 - Sérgio Benjamim <>
mgba (0.4.0+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Simplify debug packages long description.
* Add comments to Copyright and use standard Zlib license name.

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