pdfchain - graphical user interface for the PDF Tool Kit

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name pdfchain
Package version 0.3.3
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 577 B
Download size 164.92 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
The package includes features designed to handle PDF files in a easy
way. Basically it can merge, split, add backgrounds or stamps and add
attachments. There are some tools for extended needs, too.
The GUI is written in GTKmm, a C++ library for GTK+.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pdfchain_0.3.3-2_i386.deb 0.3.3 i386 Debian Main
pdfchain - - -


Name Value
libatkmm-1.6-1 >= 2.22.1
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libglibmm-2.4-1c2a >= 2.31.22
libgtkmm-3.0-1 >= 3.4.0
libsigc++-2.0-0c2a >= 2.0.2
libstdc++6 >= 4.6
pdftk >= 1.44


Type URL
Binary Package pdfchain_0.3.3-2_amd64.deb
Source Package pdfchain

Install Howto

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




2012-12-16 - Johann Felix Soden <johfel@debian.org>
pdfchain (1:0.3.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Use correct pdftk call for concatenating pdf files in all cases.
(Closes: #696079)
* debian/control: Change my e-mail address.
2011-12-27 - Johann Felix Soden <johfel@gmx.de>
pdfchain (1:0.3.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version with new version numbering scheme
- Increase epoch.
- Adapt debian/watch.
* Support dpkg-buildflags.
* Depend on pdftk >= 1.44.
* Build-depend on libgtkmm-3.0-dev.
* Switch to debhelper compat v8.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* Drop no longer necessary do_not_restrict_to_ascii patch and update
fix_build_system and fix_desktop_file patch.
* Update debian/copyright to latest DEP5 format.
2009-11-24 - Johann Felix Soden <johfel@gmx.de>
pdfchain (0.123-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Allow calling pdftk with non-ascii characters.
* Depend on at least pdftk-1.41+dfsg for non-ascii support.
* Add VCS fields to debian/control.
* Convert package to the 3.0 (quilt) source format.
- add debian/source/format
- remove debian/README.source
- debian/control: remove quilt from Build-Depends
- debian/rules: do not use quilt dh add-on anymore
2009-08-18 - Johann Felix Soden <johfel@gmx.de>
pdfchain (0.123-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #539866)

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pdfjam_2012.20120611-2_all.deb TeX Live: transitional dummy package
pdfminer-data_20110515+dfsg-1_all.deb PDF parser and analyser (encoding data)
pdfmod_0.9.1-7_all.deb simple tool for modifying PDF documents
pdfposter_0.4.4-2_all.deb scale and tile PDF images/pages to print on multiple pages
pdfresurrect_0.11-1_amd64.deb tool for extracting/scrubbing versioning data from PDF documents
pdfsam_1.1.4-2_all.deb PDF Split and Merge
pdfshuffler_0.6.0-1_all.deb merge, split and re-arrange pages from PDF documents
pdftk_1.44-7_amd64.deb tool for manipulating PDF documents
pdftoipe_20110916-3+b1_amd64.deb converts arbitrary PDF file to XML file readable by Ipe
pdksh_40.9.20120630-7_all.deb transitional dummy package to migrate from pdksh to mksh
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