xcb - Pigeon holes for your cut and paste selections

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xcb
Package version 2.4
Package release 4.3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 95 B
Download size 24.66 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
xcb provides easy access to the cut buffers built into every X server.
It allows the buffers to be manipulated either via the command line,
or with the mouse in a point and click manner. This version is also
utf-8 capable.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xcb_2.4-4.3_i386.deb 2.4 i386 Debian Main
xcb - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libice6 >= 1:1.0.0
libsm6 -
libx11-6 -
libxaw7 -
libxext6 -
libxmu6 -
libxt6 -


Type URL
Binary Package xcb_2.4-4.3_amd64.deb
Source Package xcb

Install Howto

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




2012-05-11 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xcb (2.4-4.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Enable all hardened build flags. Patch thanks to Simon Ruderich
2012-04-26 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xcb (2.4-4.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update to packaging format "3.0 quilt"
* debian/copyright
- Update to format 1.0.
* debian/control
- Update to Standards-Version to 3.9.3 and debhelper to 9.
- Add ${misc:Depends}.
- Remove Homepage; dead upstream.
* debian/menu
- Update section from obsolete Apps/Tools to Applications/Graphics.
- Change the path to the binary in the menu file. This together with a
rebuild makes xcb work with xorg 7.0. Patch thanks to
Erik Johansson <debian@ejohansson.se> (Closes: #363172, #585539).
* debian/patches
- (01, 02): Convert in-line patches to individual debian/patches.
- (03): New. Fix hyphens in manual page.
* debian/rules
- Migrate to dh(1) dues to hardened build flags.
- Install manual pages with standard suffix *.1, not *.1x.
- Use all hardened build flags
* debian/watch
- Update to format 3 (Closes: #529149). Patch thanks to Erik Johansson
2009-07-19 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xcb (2.4-4.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS by replacing xutils with xutils-dev in Build-Depends
(Closes: #485538).
* Fix FTBFS by using “rm -f Makefile” instead of “rm Makefile” in the
clean target (Closes: #533965).
* debian/control: Move the Homepage where it belongs.
2004-06-09 - Michael Schiansky <ms@debian.org>
xcb (2.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Applied patch from CVS (http://software.schmorp.de/)
fix by Paul Fox to restore -S functionality that was broken with 2.4.
(Closes: #250203) 
2004-02-18 - Michael Schiansky <ms@debian.org>
xcb (2.4-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer (now DD)
* Bumped Standard to 3.6.1 (no changes needed)
2003-09-11 - Michael Schiansky <michael@schiansky.de>
xcb (2.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated debian/copyright 'cause of lintian warning:
W: xcb: copyright-lists-upstream-authors-with-dh_make-boilerplate
2003-08-23 - Michael Schiansky <michael@schiansky.de>
xcb (2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* New maintainer (Closes: #187732)
* Fixed Build-Depends (Closes: #170008)
* Updated debian/copyright
* Added xcb-Homepage to debian/control
2001-07-20 - Cyrille Chepelov <chepelov@calixo.net>
xcb (2.3i-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Initialised the cut buffers, so that rotating doesn't crash if all
buffers haven't yet been touched (Closes: #104222)
2001-07-03 - Cyrille Chepelov <chepelov@calixo.net>
xcb (2.3i-3) unstable; urgency=low
* I have mis-understood the license (in the paranoider way,
fortunately). In fact, it's really Free.
2001-06-29 - Cyrille Chepelov <chepelov@calixo.net>
xcb (2.3i-2) unstable; urgency=low
* rebuilt with dpkg-dev == 1.9.10.

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