robot-player - Networked server for robots and sensors

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name robot-player
Package version 3.0.2+dfsg
Package release 4+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 657 B
Download size 294.52 KB
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Provides a network interface to a variety of robot and sensor
hardware.  Player's client/server model allows robot control programs
to be written in any programming language and to run on any computer
with a network connection to the robot. Player supports multiple
concurrent client connections to devices, creating new possibilities
for distributed and collaborative sensing and control.
Player supports a wide variety of mobile robots and accessories.


Package Version Architecture Repository
robot-player_3.0.2+dfsg-4+b1_i386.deb 3.0.2+dfsg i386 Debian Main
robot-player - - -


Name Value
freeglut3 -
libart-2.0-2 >= 2.3.18
libasound2 >= 1.0.16
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libboost-signals1.49.0 >= 1.49.0-1
libboost-thread1.49.0 >= 1.49.0-1
libc6 >= 2.7
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libdc1394-22 -
libfontconfig1 >= 2.8.0
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libgeos-c1 >= 3.3.1
libgl1 -
libgl1-mesa-glx -
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0
libglu1 -
libglu1-mesa -
libgnomecanvas2-0 >= 2.11.1
libgsl0ldbl >= 1.9
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0
libice6 >= 1:1.0.0
libjpeg8 >= 8c
liblodo3.0 -
libopencv-calib3d2.3 -
libopencv-contrib2.3 -
libopencv-core2.3 -
libopencv-features2d2.3 -
libopencv-flann2.3 -
libopencv-highgui2.3 -
libopencv-imgproc2.3 -
libopencv-legacy2.3 -
libopencv-ml2.3 -
libopencv-objdetect2.3 -
libopencv-video2.3 -
libpango1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libplayerc++3.0 -
libplayerc3.0 -
libplayercommon3.0 -
libplayercore3.0 -
libplayerdrivers3.0 -
libplayerinterface3.0 -
libplayerjpeg3.0 -
libplayertcp3.0 -
libplayerwkb3.0 -
libpmap3.0 -
libpqxx-3.1 -
libraw1394-11 -
libsm6 -
libstatgrab6 -
libstdc++6 >= 4.6
libusb-0.1-4 >= 2:0.1.12
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxi6 -
libxmu6 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package robot-player_3.0.2+dfsg-4+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package player

Install Howto

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




2012-03-25 - Michael Janssen <>
player (3.0.2+dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Patch for zlib 1.2.6 compatibility (FTBFS).
* Patch for libgeos changes. Closes: #662593
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes)
2011-12-06 - Michael Janssen <>
player (3.0.2+dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Ack NMU.
* Fix typo in package description. Closes: #618845
* Remove build-dependency on libmagick++-dev because player
doesn't use imagemagick anymore. Closes: #625579
* Upgrade to libpqxx3. Closes: #623082
* Enable a couple more drivers for old cameras
(Adds build-dep: libv4l-dev)
* Add build-dep: libusb-dev to build more drivers
* Fix spelling error in robot-playerjoy manpage
* Bump Standard-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes)
2011-03-05 - Jakub Wilk <>
player (3.0.2+dfsg-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Build-depend on python-support rather than (unused) python-central
(closes: #614614).
2010-12-15 - Michael Janssen <>
player (3.0.2+dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add /usr/lib/robot-player to the places searched for plugins
to play nice with stage-player-plugin which installs the stage
plugin there.
2010-12-04 - Michael Janssen <>
player (3.0.2+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove libphidgets support since it is removed from Debian.
(Closes: #584363)
* Redo patch for clarity.
* Ack NMU (thanks Christoph).
* New upload forces us to recompile against an existent libcv.
(Closes: #598002)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes to comply).
* New upstream version.
* Include patches for FTBFS for arm{,el}, alpha, mips{,el}, ia64.
(thanks Daniel Hess) (Closes: #584232)
* Don't install the binaries for the examples. (Closes: #554179)
* Raise exceptions correctly in player{interface,xdr}gen
(Closes: #585241)
2010-06-02 - Daniel Hess <>
player (3.0.1+dfsg-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBS on armel, alpha and ia64 by using non-paused port io operations
instead of the ā€œ_pā€ onces not defined on this architectures
* Fix FTBS on mips and mipsel by removing zero initializer from 'struct
sigaction' variables. 'struct sigaction' is defined different on mips and
mipsel and the variables are set directly after declaration anyway.
2010-05-22 - Christoph Egger <>
player (3.0.1+dfsg-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add cmake build-dependency (Closes: #578785)
2010-03-30 - Michael Janssen <>
player (3.0.1+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. Closes: #528653, #487395.
- Clean up sources to remove files that we aren't using
in Debian and are not DFSG, and unlabeled ones we also 
aren't using
* Ack patch from Daniel Hess. Closes: #494713
- Fix typo in package description.
- Add man pages for installed binaries
- Stronger dependencies betwen libplayer*-dev and libplayer*
* Standards-Version to 3.8.4: No changes needed
* Add and remove packages for new and removed / renamed libraries
2009-06-02 - Michael Janssen <>
player (2.1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. Closes: #528653, #487395.
* Ack patches from Daniel Hess - changes are incorporaed. Closes: #494713.
- Update package names in Build-Depends. 
- Fix typo in package description.
- Add man pages for installed binaries.
- Tighten depends between libplayer*-dev and libplayer* packages by
including exact version.
- Reflect changes to *.pc files in the corresponding libplayer*-dev
* Add packages for libplayerutils2, libplayerutils2-dev, 
libplayerudp2, libplayerudp2-dev.
* Use dpatch. 
* Standards-Version to 3.8.1.
2008-02-28 - Michael Janssen <>
player (2.0.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix #includes for GCC 4.3. Closes: #456063.
* Standards-Version bump to 3.7.3

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root-plugin-geom-geombuilder_5.34.00-2_amd64.deb Geometry builder plugin for ROOT
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