Description - General purpose image viewer for GNUstep

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename preview.app_0.8.5-11+b1_i386.deb
Package name
Package version 0.8.5
Package release 11+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category gnustep implemented-in::objc interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program suite::gnustep uitoolkit::gnustep use::viewing works-with::image x11::application
License -
Maintainer Federico Gimenez Nieto <>
Download size 55.74 KB
Installed size 303.00 KB
Preview is an application that can be used to display images. It is
designed to be easy to use and will support all GNUstep features (images
design support, pasteboard/services, printing and layout...). It tries to
follow the NeXTSTEP spirit.


Package Version Architecture Repository
preview.app_0.8.5-11+b1_amd64.deb 0.8.5 amd64 Debian Main - - -


Name Value
gnustep-back0.27 >= 0.27.0
gnustep-base-runtime >= 1.26.0
gnustep-fslayout-fhs -
gnustep-gui-runtime >= 0.27.0
libc6 >= 2.1.3
libgnustep-base1.26 >= 1.26.0
libgnustep-gui0.27 >= 0.27.0
libobjc4 >= 4.6


Type URL
Binary Package preview.app_0.8.5-11+b1_i386.deb
Source Package

Install Howto

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




2018-09-12 - G├╝rkan Myczko <> (0.8.5-11) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Bump debhelper version to 11.
* Bump standards version to 4.2.1.
* debian/menu: dropped.
* Updated Vcs links.
2014-06-22 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-10) unstable; urgency=low
* 728319.patch by Yavor Doganov <> (Closes: #728319)
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version: 3.9.5
* debian/copyright: date modified
2012-06-24 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-9) unstable; urgency=low
* gcc-4.7.patch by Yavor Doganov <> (Closes: #667875)
* debian/control:
+ bumped Standards-Version: 3.9.3
+ Added Debian GNUstep maintainers as uploaders
+ Added Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser fields
* debian/rules: added "-z relro" to LDFLAGS to prevent hardening-no-relro
2010-05-18 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Added debian/patches/compilation-errors.patch: Fix FTBFS with
gnustep-gui/0.18.0 (Closes: #581970)
* debian/rules: noopt modifications to work with
gnustep-make/2.4.x (Closes: #581971)
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version: 3.8.4 (no changes needed)
2009-12-28 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Corrected preinst script to comply with the directory layout
set by the new version of gnustep-make (Closes: #562812)
* debian/control: added dependency on ${misc:Depends}
2009-11-28 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-6) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #454450)
* Added debian/source/format for 3.0 (quilt) new source format
* Added debian/watch file
* Added debian/ with code to install Resource files 
under /usr/share/GNUstep and create a symbolic link from 
/usr/lib/GNUstep/Applications/ on install or upgrade
(adapted from, thanks Yavor Doganov <>)
* debian/compat: updated compat version to 5
* debian/control:
+ Modified Section from 'graphics' to 'gnustep'
+ Bumped Standars-Version to 3.8.3
+ Modified debhelper version on Build-Depends field (4->5)
+ Corrected typo at Description field
+ Removed version dependency on libgnustep-gui-dev
(0.14 is in Lenny) and gnustep-make entirely (pulled in by the
dependency chain, thanks Yavor)
+ Added ${gnustep:Depends} to Depends field (thanks Yavor)
+ Added dependency on imagemagic to generate xpm icon
* debian/copyright:
+ Modified link to GPL-2 license
+ Added maintainer information
* debian/rules:
+ Moved install-related commands from the binary-indep to the install
+ Exported GNUSTEP_MAKEFILES and replaced gs_make by $(MAKE) (thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to define flags for optimized builds, preventing a GNUstep 
make bug and build. Added also 'messages=yes' to the $(MAKE) invocation to 
make the build log verbose (thanks Yavor)
+ Added gsdh_gnustep to the binary_arch target, this will prevent the 
installation on systems that have Debian GNUstep packages configured not 
to follow the FHS (thanks Yavor)
+ Added LDFLAGS definition to get rid of the dpkg-shlibdeps warnings 
(thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to remove empty directories
+ Added code to move the Resources directory to /usr/share/GNUstep
and add a symlynk if the installation follows the FHS (adapted from, thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to install the xpm icon (adapted from, thanks Yavor)
* debian/dirs: removed /usr/share/lintian/overrides  
* debian/Preview.desktop: upgraded Version field (0.94->1.0, the version of 
the spec) and removed the MimeType field because doesn't support 
command-line options (thanks Yavor)
* debian/menu: declared xpm icon to use (thanks Yavor)

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