slang-xfig - produce plots and drawings through Xfig's fig2dev in S-Lang

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename slang-xfig_0.2.0~.117-2_i386.deb
Package name slang-xfig
Package version 0.2.0~.117
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category science
License -
Maintainer Debian QA Group <>
Download size 72.39 KB
Installed size 357.00 KB
SLxfig is a S-Lang module that produces plots, drawings, etc in a
variety of formats (.ps, .eps, .png, .jpeg, etc). It accomplishes this
via S-Lang scripts that automatically run Xfig's fig2dev and LaTeX to
produce the desired output format.


Package Version Architecture Repository
slang-xfig_0.2.0~.117-2_amd64.deb 0.2.0~.117 amd64 Debian Main
slang-xfig - - -


Name Value
fig2dev -
libc6 >= 2.1.3
libslang2 >= 2.2.4


Type URL
Binary Package slang-xfig_0.2.0~.117-2_i386.deb
Source Package slxfig

Install Howto

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




2017-06-29 - Adrian Bunk <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.117-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Add the missing build dependencies on texlive-fonts-recommended
and texlive-fonts-extra.
2017-06-27 - Adrian Bunk <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.117-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* New upstream release.
* Make build errors in build/slang-xfig fatal.
* Apply patch from Roland Rosenfeld to use fig2dev instead of
the transitional transfig package. (Closes: #866156)
2016-08-02 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.35-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA (group) upload
* d/control:
+ Remove myself from the Uploaders list (closes: #571891)
+ Set Maintainer to Debian QA Group (orhpaned package)
2012-01-07 - gregor herrmann <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.35-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS: configure: error: unable to find the slang library and
header file slang.h": add patch from Ubuntu / Ilya Barygin:
adjust debian/rules to multiarched slang2.
Additionally build-depend on multiarched libslang2-dev and
dpkg-dev (>= 1.16.0)
(Closes: #640688)
2009-06-06 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.35-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New usptream release
2009-04-23 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.33-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
+ Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.1 (no changes needed)
+ The package is now maintained with Git at  Add
Vcs-Git field and change Vcs-Browser accordingly.
* debian/copyright:
+ Replace copyright tag (c) by the UTF-8 character © (Lintian warning)
+ Update copyright year and put the Debian packaging under the terms
of GPL-3+
+ Add reference to GPL-2 file
2008-12-07 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* debian/watch: Use the upstream author's web site to check for new
* debian/patches/*: Drop patches that were needed for SLang 2.0
* debian/rules: Do not include CDBS' simple-patchsys
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0 (no changes needed)
- Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends
2008-03-20 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: Explicitly add the local-packages directory to
SLSH_PATH.  This should fix Bug#471621, but let us see how the
autobuilders behave.
2008-03-19 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Append trunk/ to the path in Vcs-Svn:, such that
debcheckout works
* debian/control: Add ghostscript as build-dependency
2007-12-05 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuilt against newer version of libslang2
* debian/control:
+ Dropped Homepage pseudo-header from the extended description
+ Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.3

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