libgambit4 - Shared libraries for the Gambit interpreter and compiler

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libgambit4_4.8.8-3.1_i386.deb
Package name libgambit4
Package version 4.8.8
Package release 3.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category libs role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Abdelhakim Qbaich <>
Download size 2.04 MB
Installed size 13.89 MB
The package includes .so, .c and .scm files, which are necessary to
run the Gambit interpreter and the Gambit compiler.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libgambit4_4.8.8-3.1_amd64.deb 4.8.8 amd64 Debian Main
libgambit4 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.17


Name Value
libgambc4 -


Type URL
Binary Package libgambit4_4.8.8-3.1_i386.deb
Source Package gambc

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libgambit4 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libgambit4




2018-09-27 - Adrian Bunk <>
gambc (4.8.8-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add the missing Breaks. (Closes: #879917)
2018-01-11 - Abdelhakim Qbaich <>
gambc (4.8.8-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Some buildd/linting warning fixed
* Running tests serially (Closes: #886604, #501414)
2017-12-31 - Abdelhakim Qbaich <>
gambc (4.8.8-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixed some lintian warnings/errors
* Repository moved to salsa
* Removed suggestion of deprecated package r5rs-doc
* libgambit4 replaces libgambc4 (Closes: #879917)
2017-10-02 - Abdelhakim Qbaich <>
gambc (4.8.8-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #677709, #618273)
* Updated to debhelper Compatibility Level 10
* Updated to Standards-Version 4.0.1
* Updated to 3.0 (quilt) format
* Libraries renamed to libgambit4 and libgambit4-dev
* Proper copyright file
* Hardening in build options
* Updated watch file to take into account future versions
* Simplified the debian/ files
2008-07-07 - Kurt B. Kaiser <>
gambc (4.2.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Upstream has split shared lib into three; modify packaging to match
* Fix typo in gambc Suggests: r5rs-doc, move to gambc-doc (Closes: #449609)
* Split deb build into arch-dependent and arch-independent
* Simplify clean target's autoconf run commands
* Update watch file to revised tarball naming pattern (Closes: #450131)
* Update copyright
* Bootstrap gambit before modifying _gsc.c to reduce patch hackery
* libgambc4-dev becomes libdevel - optional
* Was FTBFS on GNU/kFreeBSD: missing OS detection (Closes: #414024)
* Was FTBFS on second attempt (Closes: #424288)
* debian/rules: Move "-Wl,-z,defs" from CFLAGS to LDFLAGS to avoid a lot
of irrelevant linker messages
* Fix debian-rules-ignores-make-clean-error
* Add XS-DM-Upload-Allowed field to control
* Update to Standards-Version 3.7.3
* Update to debhelper Compatibility Level 6
* Accept ubuntu patch: use update-alternatives when installing scheme-r5rs
* Update gsi.1: Copyright, available documentation, enhance description
* 4.2.6-1 was on for 10 days but never uploaded
* Fix bashism in debian/rules (Closes: #478383)
* 4.2.6-2 was on for 60 days but never uploaded
* Change /usr/lib/ installation dir from gambc4.0 to gambc4
* Run autoconf on autobuilders - simplify the configuration in
debian/rules and remove the lintian overrides for changes to
config.sub, config.guess, and configure
* Update to Standards Version 3.8.0
* Revise debian/copyright to reflect that the text of the Apache 2.0
License is now included in the Debian system distribution.
* Add Vcs-Svn and Vcs-Browser fields to debian/control
* CFLAGS now handled by dpkg-buildpackage
* autotools-dev dropped autoconf dependency, add autoconf to builddeps
* Update debian/rules to reflect current way of passing arch to configure
* Improve clean target: do a distclean in all dirs except gsc/
2006-11-19 - Kurt B. Kaiser <>
gambc (4.0~b20-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* First Debian release, previous was Alioth only (Closes: #283299)
* Fix and update watch file
* Use configure option --enable-single-host for performance improvement
* Update Standards-Version and debhelper compatibility level
* Switch to building a shared library (libgambc4), and split package
* Split out the documentation for the extensive user manual into gambc-doc
2006-03-12 - Kurt B. Kaiser <>
gambc (4.0.b17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #283299)

See Also

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libgaminggear-doc_0.15.1-9_all.deb Functionalities for gaming input devices (documentation)
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