xletters - Type falling words before they land

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xletters
Package version 1.1.1
Package release 4.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 108 B
Download size 19.54 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
A typing practice game for X similar to typespeed and tuxtype.
Words chosen from the system's wordlist fall from the top of
the screen and must be typed correctly to score.  In a challenge
stage, random sequences of characters appear instead of words.
Head-to-head networked play is possible with xletters-duel.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xletters_1.1.1-4.1_i386.deb 1.1.1 i386 Debian Main
xletters - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.5-1
libice6 -
libsm6 -
libx11-6 -
libxaw7 >> 4.1.0
libxext6 -
libxt6 -
netcat -
wenglish -
wordlist -


Type URL
Binary Package xletters_1.1.1-4.1_amd64.deb
Source Package xletters

Install Howto

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




2006-01-20 - Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <he@debian.org>
xletters (1.1.1-4.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to help xlibs-dev transition.
* debian/control: Replace xlibs-dev build-dep. (Closes: #346941)
2002-04-30 - Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>
xletters (1.1.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed section to games.  (Closes: #145109)
2001-12-17 - Ben Armstrong <synrg@fountain.nslug.ns.ca>
xletters (1.1.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix configure so it won't be re-run when unnecessary.
2001-12-17 - Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>
xletters (1.1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Install xletters in /usr/games, not /usr/bin.  (Closes: 124265).
2001-12-03 - Ben Armstrong <synrg@sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca>
xletters (1.1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.  (Closes: #122242)

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