mgt - game record display/editor for the oriental game of go

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mgt_2.31-7+b2_amd64.deb
Package name mgt
Package version 2.31
Package release 7+b2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category game::board games implemented-in::c interface::text-mode network::client role::program uitoolkit::ncurses use::editing use::gameplaying
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Steve M. Robbins <>
Download size 62.72 KB
Installed size 164.00 KB
Mgt allows the user to examine Go game tree files in the SmartGo format.
Mgt also has basic Go game tree editing capabilities and may be used
to create or edit game tree files.
Mailgo is a utility which manages E-mail Go games using mgt as the Go
board editor.  It is included in the mgt package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mgt_2.31-7+b2_i386.deb 2.31 i386 Debian Main
mgt - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libncurses6 >= 6
libtinfo6 >= 6


Type URL
Binary Package mgt_2.31-7+b2_amd64.deb
Source Package mgt

Install Howto

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




2016-07-10 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* [ef0250f] Set debhelper compat to 9. Closes: #829221
* [579a8e3] Avoid removing wrapmgt and debian/compat in clean rule.
* [8e7f488] Build-depend on debhelper >=9.
* control: Update standards version. Add ${misc:Depends}. Remove leading article from description.
* Add README.source.
2008-08-25 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: include
* debian/control: build-depend on quilt.
* debian/patches/cdbs-prep.patch: New.  Move the 2007-08-18 changes from
the diff.gz to here.
* debian/patches/modernize-code.patch: New.  Move the remaining debian
diff changes here.
* debian/patches/manpages.patch: New. Fix bugs in mgt.6 and mailgo.6.
* debian/patches/secure-tmpfile-creation.patch: New.  Use "mktemp" to
securely create a temp file.  Thanks to Thijs Kinkhorst for the patch.
Closes: #496434.
* debian/control: Set Standards-Version to; no changes.
2007-08-18 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Makefile: Move $(DEFS) out of CFLAGS definition into rule .c.o.  This
is needed because cdbs sets CFLAGS on the make invocation.
* debian/rules: Rewrite using cdbs.  Now honours nostrip option.
Closes: #437562.
2005-08-13 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove postinst and prerm scripts that set up obsolete /usr/doc/mgt 
symlink.  See: #322762.
2002-02-13 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Do not define true and false, include stdbool.h instead.  
Closes: #133705,133754.
Thanks to Junichi Uekawa.  One bug report is sufficient!
2001-07-14 - Steve M. Robbins <>
mgt (2.31-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #89959).
2001-03-16 - Jordi Mallach <>
mgt (2.31-1.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-Maintainer Upload, during Bug Squashing Party.
* debian/copyright: add download URL and author name.
* Built against libncurses5 (closes: #52336). Die, ncurses3.4, die!
* debian/control:
+ added Build-Depends
+ updated Standards-Version to
+ Maintainer: Debian QA Group <>. One unique
upload in four years just sucks
* debian/README.Debian: removed, it was obsolete and redundant.
* debian/rules:
+ FHS transition: install manpages and docs in /usr/share.
+ call dpkg-gencontrol with "-isp".
+ install with the other docs.
+ install debian/changelog as changelog.Debian
+ removed .note and .comment sections from binaries.
* debian/{postinst,prerm}: add usr/doc -> usr/share/doc links.
1998-12-15 - Paul Slootman <>
mgt (2.31-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer release with source after waiting 8 months for the
maintainer to do something; fixes: #22886
* sprinkled a couple of stdlib.h includes for malloc prototypes
* ditto string.h includes for strcpy/strlen prototypes
* remove debian/files and debian/substvars in clean target
1997-11-12 - Martin Mitchell <>
mgt (2.31-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer release.
* Libc6 compile.
* Updated from pre package format.

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