xzoom - magnify part of X display, with real-time updates

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename xzoom_0.3-24+b1_i386.deb
Package name xzoom
Package version 0.3
Package release 24+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category accessibility::screen-magnify interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program scope::utility uitoolkit::xlib use::viewing x11 x11::application
Homepage ftp://sunsite.unc.edu/pub/linux/libs/X/
License -
Maintainer Debian QA Group <packages@qa.debian.org>
Download size 14.90 KB
Installed size 41.00 KB
Like xmag, xzoom magnifies a section of the X display. Xzoom is different
because it will continuously update the magnified area as the display
changes. It is fast enough to enlarge small animations, for example.
It can also mirror or rotate a part of the screen.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xzoom_0.3-24+b1_amd64.deb 0.3 amd64 Debian Main
xzoom - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxt6 -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package xzoom_0.3-24+b1_i386.deb
Source Package xzoom

Install Howto

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




2014-09-29 - Iain Lane <laney@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-24) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Set Maintainer to Debian QA group as this package is orphaned.
* Add .desktop file, thanks to Martin Wimpress at Launchpad (Closes:
2008-06-15 - Anibal Avelar <aavelar@cofradia.org>
xzoom (0.3-23) unstable; urgency=low
[ Anibal Avelar ]
* New mantainer 
* Fixed the FTBFS bug added the xutils-dev dependency.
(Closes: #485733)
* Bumped to Standards-version 3.8.0.
* Added the Homepage field in the debian/control file.
* Cleaned the debian/copyright file with cosmetic changes.
[ Piotr O┼╝arowski ]
* debian/watch file added
2007-08-15 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-22) unstable; urgency=low
* Cap menu item. Closes: #438103
2007-08-07 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-21) unstable; urgency=low
* Maintaining this package again.
* Improve description, fix typos.
* Remove debian/pbuild-test directory, seems to be added by accident.
* De-dpatchify (personal preference).
* Clean up rules file.
* Remove various autogenerated files from source package, seems they were
added by accident.
* debhelper v5.
* The Apps/Tools menu is obsolete. Use Applications/Accessibility, 
hope that's not too big a stretch.
* Remove CVS dirs from debian patch.
2007-08-04 - Junichi Uekawa <dancer@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-20) unstable; urgency=low
* orphan
2006-09-02 - Junichi Uekawa <dancer@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-19) unstable; urgency=low
* Standards-version: 3.7.2
* debian/compat: 4
2006-04-22 - Junichi Uekawa <dancer@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-18) unstable; urgency=low
* support for X11R7, and install to standard FHS locations.
(Closes: #364168).
* use dpatch.
* quote menu item string.
* Standards-version: 3.6.2
2006-01-09 - Junichi Uekawa <dancer@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-17) unstable; urgency=low
* Bug fix: "xzoom: FTBFS: build-depends on removed xlibs-dev"
Changed to x-dev, libxext-dev, libxt-dev (Closes: #346867). 
* Bug fix: "'man xzoom' typo: "magniications"", thanks to A
Costa (Closes: #306710).
* add simple test for resulting binary.
2003-08-09 - Junichi Uekawa <dancer@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-16) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #202330)
* Standards-version: 3.6.0
* Modified the package description.
2003-07-21 - tony mancill <tmancill@debian.org>
xzoom (0.3-15) unstable; urgency=low
* orphaned; set maintainer to packages@qa.debian.org

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