ruby-ascii85 - Ruby library to encode/decode the Ascii85 format

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename ruby-ascii85_1.0.3-1_all.deb
Package name ruby-ascii85
Package version 1.0.3
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category ruby
License -
Maintainer Debian Ruby Extras Maintainers <>
Download size 9.34 KB
Installed size 35.00 KB
Ascii85 (also called "Base85") is a form of binary-to-text encoding, which is
mainly used in Adobe's PostScript and PDF format. This package provides a
ruby library to encode/decode Ascii85.
It ships also a command line utility, which can encode/decode files to the
standard output.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-ascii85_1.0.3-1_all.deb 1.0.3 all Debian Main
ruby-ascii85 - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-ascii85_1.0.3-1_all.deb
Source Package ruby-ascii85

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ruby-ascii85 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-ascii85




2018-07-30 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 1.0.3
* Run wrap-and-sort on packaging files
* Move debian/watch to
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.5 (no changes needed)
* Use in Vcs-* fields
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 11
* README is now markdown
* Update upstream email address
2014-10-14 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Reupload to update rubygems-integration metadata
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed)
* Set Testsuite to autopkgtest-pkg-ruby
* Change homepage to the page of the Github repository
* Refresh remove_rubygems.patch to remove the relative path when requiring
the library in tests
2013-05-27 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches: add fix_path_in_bin.patch to use the correct path to find
the ascii85 library. Thanks Sam Morris (Closes: #710006).
2013-05-19 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* debian/control: 
+ remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed flag
+ use canonical URI in Vcs-* fields
+ bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed)
+ change in Build-Depends ruby-rspec to ruby-minitest to reflect upstream
test framework change
+ update my email address
* debian/copyright:
+ use DEP5 copyright-format/1.0 official URL for Format field
+ update my email address and years
* debian/ruby-test-files.yaml: drop spec_helper.rb, not present any more
* debian/patches:
+ drop 01_spec_fix_requires.diff, not needed anymore
+ add remove_rubygems.patch
2012-06-26 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump build dependency on gem2deb to >= 0.3.0~
2011-09-02 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-ascii85 (1.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #640110)

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