lintex - automatic cleanup of old TeX-related files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename lintex_1.14-1+b1_i386.deb
Package name lintex
Package version 1.14
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category role::program tex
License -
Maintainer Ryan Kavanagh <>
Download size 13.77 KB
Installed size 41.00 KB
Removes unneeded files after a (La)TeX run: .aux, .log, .dvi, etc, if their
timestamp is more recent than the TeX file's. Also removes the backup files
created by your text editor. This keeps a directory containing multiple (La)TeX
documents from becoming unmanageable.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lintex_1.14-1+b1_amd64.deb 1.14 amd64 Debian Main
lintex - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libconfig9 -


Type URL
Binary Package lintex_1.14-1+b1_i386.deb
Source Package lintex

Install Howto

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




2015-02-08 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.14-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 1.14
+ Fix incorrect keys in manpage (Closes: #693595)
+ Refresh patches
* Bump standards version to 3.9.6
* Update copyright file
* Update watch file to no longer use githubredir
* Make Vcs-* fields canonical
2012-09-10 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.13-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.13
* Added .pc to .gitignore
* Switch to and drop DMUA
* Bump standards to 3.9.3
* Bump debhelper to >= 9 and compat to 9
* Build-depend on libconfig-dev and pkg-config
* Don't force the use of gcc, 03_dont_force_gcc.diff
* Fixed typo in manpage, 04_man_typo.diff
* Install lintexrc as an example
* Fix watchfile to properly name tarball
2011-11-07 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.11
- Removes .synctex.gz files (Closes: #647691)
* Bump standards version to 3.9.2
2011-01-30 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.10
- Adds list of removal extensions to manpage and removes .thm files,
(Closes: #611523)
* Updated copyright holders' years
2010-11-30 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.09
- Adds support for removing files older than their source, (Closes:
#604989, #604985)
* Added git-buildpackage config file (debian/gbp.conf)
* Unapply patches after build to keep git quiet
* Added DEP3 headers to 02_install_dir.diff
* Bump debhelper to version 8
* Bump compat accordingly
2010-10-01 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.08-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- Has various verbosity levels, defaults to only printing the files that
are removed instead of printing both those which get removed and those
which don't (Closes: #597271)
* Updated watch file so that uscan doesn't think there's a slash in
front of the version
* Turned on DM-Upload-Allowed
2010-08-11 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.07-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- Doesn't delete read only files (Closes: #588777)
- Includes option to only delete intermediary files (Closes: #588779)
* Drop 01_update_manpage.diff, no longer needed
* Drop 03_hyphen-minus-sign.diff, applied upstream
* Added new upstream author / download location to copyright
* Added watch file
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.1, no changes required
* Updated Homepage: field
* Added Vcs-* tags
* Fix typo in long description
2010-06-21 - Ryan Kavanagh <>
lintex (1.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #581881)

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