xxkb - Keyboard state indicator and switcher for xkb

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name xxkb
Package version 1.11
Package release 2.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 220 B
Download size 41.26 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
This program is a keyboard state indicator and switcher for xkb. Features:
- shows current xkb group (pixmap in its own window)
- allows switch group by mouse click
- allows individual state for every window
- can install its own button (indicator/mouse switcher) on every window's
title bar
- can restrict keyboard states for every window to only two ("main group" -
"alternative group") if xkb set up for more than two groups.
- documentation is partially in Russian (koi8-r charset) only


Package Version Architecture Repository
xxkb_1.11-2.1_i386.deb 1.11 i386 Debian Main
xxkb - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libx11-6 >= 0
libxext6 >= 0
libxpm4 -
libxt6 -


Type URL
Binary Package xxkb_1.11-2.1_amd64.deb
Source Package xxkb

Install Howto

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




2010-01-17 - gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org>
xxkb (1.11-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "segfaults on startup": add patch from Sebastian Andrzej Siewior to
handle missing config file (closes: #562033).
2009-09-19 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Artem Chuprina ]
* Build-Depends on xutils-dev
[ UNera ]
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.3:
- removed DH_COMPAT option from debian/rules.
- added call to dh_fixperms (closes a few lintian warnings).
- make clean errors aren't ignored (lintian warning).
- use dh_prep instead obsolete dh_clean -k (lintian warning).
- added copyright record like in source files, added link to
/usr/share/common-licenses/Artistic in copyright (lintian warning).
- menuitem was moved from obsolete Apps/Tools to Applications/System
(lintian warning).
- 'Homepage' was moved from description to control's tag (lintian warning).
- Fixed error in manpage (lintian warning).
* Merge Artem's changelog and unstable.
* Added debian/watch.
2008-11-01 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
2009-07-21 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
xxkb (1.10-2.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS by replacing obsolete xutils with xutils-dev in
Build-Depends (Closes: #485732).
* Set urgency to “medium” as this bug affects testing too.
* Remove obsolete x-dev from Build-Depends too (Closes: #515483).
* debian/control: Move the Homepage where it belongs.
* debian/rules: Uncomment the dh_fixperms call (Closes: #391850).
* Menu transition: move from obsolete “Apps/Tools” to
2006-01-20 - Luk Claes <luk@debian.org>
xxkb (1.10-2.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Split xlibs-dev build-dep (Closes: #346869).
2004-09-28 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.10-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixed homepage
* List in the package description beautified (closes: #135082, #159175)
* Unreproducible bug #208012 reported as not present in the new version by
submitter (closes: #208012)
* Applied patch from Andreas Jochens <aj@andaco.de> (closes: #264160)
2003-06-06 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* I hope this really (Closes: #114611)
2002-08-10 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
2001-12-18 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Included dependency on debhelper (Closes: #124147)
* Fixed minor spelling errors (Closes: #125572)
2001-12-15 - Artem Chuprina <ran@ran.pp.ru>
xxkb (1.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Minor corrections in documentation; fixed bug in packing of previous package
* Changed PIXMAPDIR and target in Imakefile
* Formally changed menu entry (really changed in previous versions).
(Closes: #114611)

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