libdbusmenu-tools - tools useful during development with libdbusmenu

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libdbusmenu-tools_18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1-1_i386.deb
Package name libdbusmenu-tools
Package version 18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category devel interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program uitoolkit::gtk
License -
Maintainer The Ayatana Packagers <>
Download size 30.94 KB
Installed size 81.00 KB
libdbusmenu passes a menu structure across DBus so that a program can
create a menu simply without worrying about how it is displayed on the
other side of the bus.
This package contains tools that are useful when developing and building
applications with libdbusmenu.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdbusmenu-tools_18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1-1_amd64.deb 18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1 amd64 Debian Main
libdbusmenu-tools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libdbusmenu-glib4 = 18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1-1
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.35.4
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.4-1~
libjson-glib-1.0-0 >= 0.12.0
libx11-6 -
python -


Type URL
Binary Package libdbusmenu-tools_18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1-1_i386.deb
Source Package libdbusmenu

Install Howto

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




2018-09-21 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (18.10.20180917~bzr490+repack1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream Bazaar snapshot.
* debian/patches:
+ Drop 0002-gtkdoc-check-Move-over-gtkdoc-check-unit-tests-to-th.patch.
* debian/rules:
+ Switch to repacking Bzr snapshot rather than using Ubuntu package
archive as upstream.
* debian/control:
+ Bump Standards-Version. to 4.2.1. No changes needed.
* debian/watch:
+ Add dversionmangle option (even though we pull from lp:libdbusmenu
* debian/copyright:
+ Explain why we repack the orig tarball.
2018-07-16 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+18.04.20171206-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/control:
+ Use Section: libs for src:package.
+ Update Vcs-*: fields. Packaging Git has been migrated to
+ Drop B-D dh-autoreconf. Implicitly pulled in by DH >= 10.
+ Fix typo in Maintainer: field (in the full name).
+ Omit valgrind from B-D on ia64 and riscv64 architectures. (Closes:
* debian/{control,compat}: Bump to DH compat level 11.
* debian/copyright:
+ Use secure URI for copyright format reference.
* debian/changelog: White-space cleanup.
2017-10-06 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+17.04.20170109.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches:
+ Add 0002-gtkdoc-check-Move-over-gtkdoc-check-unit-tests-to-th.patch.
Fix FTBFS during gtkdoc-check unit tests. This patch basically disables
unit tests for gtkdoc-check. (Closes: #876613).
2017-08-23 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+17.04.20170109.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* debian/control:
+ Raise versioned B-D for debhelper (>= 10.3~).
+ Bump Standards-Version: to 4.0.1. No changes needed.
* debian/rules:
+ Switch over from dh_install --fail-missing to dh_missing
2017-05-23 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+17.04.20170109.1-3) experimental; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
+ Drop Evgeni Golov from Uploaders: field per request via #debian-devel
on 2017-05-22 12:37 CEST.
* debian/rules:
+ Add get-orig-source rule.
* debian/watch:
+ Use Ubuntu's orig.tar.gz as orig tarball source.
2017-05-20 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+17.04.20170109.1-2) experimental; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
+ Exclude valgrind as B-D from various Debian-supported build platforms.
2017-05-19 - Mike Gabriel <>
libdbusmenu (16.04.1+17.04.20170109.1-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* Merge new upstream release from Ubuntu.
- libdbusmenu-gtk4: Don't send Ubuntu-specific signal 'child-added' anymore.
(Closes: #850769).
* debian/patches:
+ Add 0001_no-deprecated-gnome-common-macros.patch. Fully drop deprecated
gnome-common variables and macros. This and latest upstream changes...
(Closes: #829962).
* debian/control:
+ New uploader for this package (Mike Gabriel). Package remains
team-maintained. (Closes: #818020).
+ Replace Ubuntu's Vcs-*: fields. Now pointing to Debian's pkg-ayatana
namespace on
+ Bump Standards-Version: to 3.9.8. No changes needed.
+ Typo fix for the word "development".
+ Fix duplicate SYNOPSIS and LONG_DESCRIPTION phrases.
+ Drop superfluous Pre-Depends: fields.
* debian/{control,compat}:
+ Bump to DH level 10.
* debian/{control,rules}:
+ Enable bindnow hardening (i.e. all hardening flags).
* debian/rules:
+ Remove builddir/ on dh_auto_clean. Make build idempotent.
+ Don't do parallel make during dh_auto_install. Several race conditions
have been observed for unknown reason. Avoid those.
+ More dh_shlibdeps calls (for libdbusmenu-glib4, libdbusmenu-jsonloader4
and libdbusmenu-tools).
* debian/*: Process with 'wrap-and-sort -s -b -t'.

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