racket - extensible programming language in the Scheme family

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Backports Main amd64
Package filename racket_6.1-4~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Package name racket
Package version 6.1
Package release 4~bpo70+1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 1.19 MB
Installed size 6.90 KB
Racket (previously PLT Scheme) is a programming language suitable for
scripting and application development, including GUIs and web
It supports the creation of new programming languages through a rich,
expressive syntax system. Supplied languages include Typed Racket,
ACL2, FrTime, and Lazy Racket, and R6RS Scheme.
Racket includes the DrRacket programming environment, a virtual
machine with a just-in-time compiler, tools for creating stand-alone
executables, the Racket web server, extensive libraries, and
documentation for both beginners and experts.


Package Version Architecture Repository
racket_6.1-4~bpo70+1_i386.deb 6.1 i386 Debian Backports Main
racket_5.2.1+g6~92c8784+dfsg2-2+deb7u1_amd64.deb 5.2.1+g6~92c8784+dfsg2 amd64 Debian Main
racket_5.2.1+g6~92c8784+dfsg2-2+deb7u1_i386.deb 5.2.1+g6~92c8784+dfsg2 i386 Debian Main
racket - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libffi5 >= 3.0.4
racket-common = 6.1-4~bpo70+1


Name Value
plt-scheme -


Name Value
plt-scheme << 5.0~


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package racket_6.1-4~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Source Package racket

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ wheezy-backports main
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install racket deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install racket




2014-11-04 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (6.1-4~bpo70+1) wheezy-backports; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for wheezy-backports.
2014-10-24 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (6.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Slightly less intrusive anti-anti-aliasing patch: only disable in plot
output now.
2014-10-23 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (6.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ James McCoy ]
* d/control: Add autotools-dev Build-Depends to let CDBS' config.{sub,guess}
updating do its work.  (Closes: #765248)
[ David Bremner ]
* Disable anti-aliasing in plot and flonum to work around bug
2014-10-20 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (6.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add Breaks/Replaces for documentation reorganization.  Thanks to
Vincent Cheng for the report (Closes: #766011).
2014-10-19 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (6.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ James McCoy ]
* New upstream release  (Closes: #741305)
+ Remove patch pkg/collects-path, merged upstream.
* d/watch: Remove intermediate racket/ in URL.  Sources have been moved
directly into versioned directory.  Also remove “-unix” from URL.
[ David Bremner ]
* Borrow some changes from Asumu Takikawa to get 6.x packaged.
2014-01-01 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (5.3.6+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream bug fix release
2013-05-10 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (5.3.4+r2+dfsg1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't compress .sxref, .sqlite files, fix (help ...) in repl.
Thanks to Jose Antonio Ortega Ruiz for the report.
2013-05-10 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (5.3.4+r2+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upstream fix for doc building process
2013-05-09 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org>
racket (5.3.4+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* [racket-doc] Move docs to /usr/share/doc/racket
2012-11-16 - James McCoy <jamessan@debian.org>
racket (5.3.1+dfsg1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version

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rainbows_4.6.1-1~bpo70+1_all.deb HTTP server for sleepy Rack applications
rarcrack_0.2-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb Password cracker for rar archives
rbd-fuse_0.80.7-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb FUSE-based rbd client for the Ceph distributed file system
rcs_5.9.3-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb The GNU Revision Control System
rddmarc_1.3.0+dfsg-1~bpo70+1_all.deb Sample DMARC report processing scripts collection
rdmacm-utils_1.0.16-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb Examples for the librdmacm library
rebar_2.0.0-5~bpo70+1_amd64.deb Sophisticated build-tool for Erlang projects that follows OTP principles
reconserver_0.10.2-2~bpo70+1_amd64.deb lightweight SIP conferencing service
redis-server_2.8.17-1~bpo70+2_amd64.deb Persistent key-value database with network interface
redis-tools_2.8.17-1~bpo70+2_amd64.deb Persistent key-value database with network interface (client)
redmine-mysql_2.5.1-2~bpo70+6_all.deb metapackage providing MySQL dependencies for Redmine
redmine-pgsql_2.5.1-2~bpo70+6_all.deb metapackage providing PostgreSQL dependencies for Redmine
redmine-sqlite_2.5.1-2~bpo70+6_all.deb metapackage providing sqlite dependencies for Redmine