xstarfish - X wallpaper generator

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Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xstarfish
Package version 1.1
Package release 11
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 124 B
Download size 32.04 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
XStarfish generates colourful, tiled images for your background using random
numbers fed through mathematical functions. It does not use source image
files, so it can generate its images nearly forever without running out of


Package Version Architecture Repository
xstarfish_1.1-11_i386.deb 1.1 i386 Debian Main
xstarfish - - -


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libc6 >= 2.3
libpng12-0 >= 1.2.13-4
libx11-6 -


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Binary Package xstarfish_1.1-11_amd64.deb
Source Package xstarfish

Install Howto

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




2010-08-11 - Simon Fondrie-Teitler <simonft@riseup.net>
xstarfish (1.1-11) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #486776)
* Updated copyright file
* Applied patch to discribe -o/--outfile option in man page (Closes: #519008)
Thanks to Christian Hammers
* Updated standards version to 3.9.1
2009-01-27 - Barry deFreese <bdefreese@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-10) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
+ Set maintainer to Debian QA Group <packages@qa.debian.org>.
* Acknowledge NMUs.
* Make clean not ignore errors.
* Add proper copyright holders to debian/copyright.
* Add ${misc:Depends}.
* Move to section utils as it is not a game.
* Bump debhelper build-dep to 5.
+ Move DH_COMPAT to debian/compat and set to 5.
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.0.
2006-05-19 - Matej Vela <vela@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-9.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add a build dependency on xbitmaps.  Thanks to Daniel Schepler.
Closes: #364894.
2005-08-29 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-9) unstable; urgency=low
* upgrades standards
2004-09-07 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-8) unstable; urgency=low
* add versioned dependency on debhelper (closes: #260557)
* changed .TH section of manpage to 1 to match location (thanks lintian)
2003-07-21 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-7) unstable; urgency=low
* affect all screens, not just current desktop (closes: #202288)
thanks to James LewisMoss for the patch
2003-05-31 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* rebuild for usr/doc migration etc
2002-04-11 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* lintian fix (remove emacs settings from changelog)
2002-04-07 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* add "Conflict: starfish" too (closes: #138816) md5sums were removed a
while ago.
2001-02-06 - Adrian Bridgett <bridgett@debian.org>
xstarfish (1.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* remove "and" from build depends line (closes: #85063)

See Also

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xstow_1.0.0-2_amd64.deb Extended replacement of GNU Stow
xsunpinyin_2.0.3-4_amd64.deb Standalone XIM server for Sunpinyin
xsynth-dssi_0.9.4-2_amd64.deb classic-analog (VCOs-VCF-VCA) style software synthesizer
xsysinfo_1.7-9_amd64.deb display some Linux kernel parameters in graphical form
xsystem35_1.7.3-pre5-5_amd64.deb System 3.5 games engine for X Window System
xtables-addons-common_1.42-2+b1_amd64.deb Extensions targets and matches for iptables [tools, libs]
xtables-addons-dkms_1.42-2_all.deb Extensions targets and matches for iptables
xtables-addons-source_1.42-2_all.deb Extensions targets and matches for iptables [modules sources]
xtail_2.1-5_amd64.deb like "tail -f", but works on truncated files, directories, more
xtalk_1.3-15.1_all.deb BSD talk compatible X Window System client
xteddy_2.2-2_amd64.deb a cuddly teddy bear (or other image) for your X desktop
xtel_3.3.0-14_amd64.deb X emulator of the French Minitel
xtell_2.10.7_amd64.deb Simple messaging client and server, sort of networked write
xterm_278-4_amd64.deb X terminal emulator
xtermcontrol_2.10-1_amd64.deb dynamic configuration of xterm properties