xtitle - set window title and icon name for X terminal

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xtitle
Package version 1.0.2
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 45 B
Download size 5.67 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Xtitle sets the window title and/or the icon name of the terminal
window in which it is run to be its command line arguments. It does
this by outputting the appropriate xterm(1) control sequence charac-
ters. Unless messages are suppressed, xtitle will also report the
settings it has made.


Package Version Architecture Repository
xtitle_1.0.2-4_all.deb 1.0.2 all Debian Main
xtitle - - -


Name Value
xterm -


Type URL
Binary Package xtitle_1.0.2-4_all.deb
Source Package xtitle

Install Howto

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




2012-02-15 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/compat
- Update to 9
* debian/comprez.substvars
- Delet unneeded file.
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): update to debhelper 9.
- (Standards-Version): 3.9.2.
* debian/copyright
- Update to DEP5
* debian/README.source
- Delete unused file.
* debian/upstream.changelog
- New file.
* debian/rules
- Clean up targets.
* debian/watch
- Update URL.
2010-01-23 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches
- (30): Include 'set -u' in patch to notice unused variables and
fix typo in variable name to set title correctly. Thanks to
Sven Joachim <svenjoac@gmx.de> for the changes (Closes: #566237).
2010-01-21 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches
- (30): Rework patch to change defaults so that
title is set without any options (Closes: #566110)
* debian/rules
- (binary-indep): New. Call from target 'binary'. Remove
unneeded dh_shlibdeps.
* README.Debian-patches
- New file
2009-12-29 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- (Description): Write without hyphenation (Closes: #562896).
* debian/copyright
- Add freshmeat URL.
* debian/debian-vars.mk
- Delete file and integrate variables to debian/rules.
* debian/patches
- Rework patches according to new upstream release.
2009-12-17 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Move to format: 3.0 (quilt).
* debian/control
- Remove dpatch.
* debian/copyright
- Minor layout changes. Use FSF URL.
* debian/debian-vars.mk
- Update content.
* debian/patches
- Convert to quilt.
* debian/README.source
- Delete, obsoleted by format 3.0.
* debian/rules
- Remove dpatch.
- Remove targets that can be handled by dh(1).
* debian/source/format
- New file.
* debian/xtitle.manpages
- Move content from debian/rules.
* debian/watch
- Correct URL.
2009-12-04 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
xtitle (1.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #559469).

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