zathura - PDF viewer with a minimalistic interface

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name zathura
Package version 0.1.2
Package release 4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 204 B
Download size 82.92 KB
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zathura is a PDF viewer with a minimalistic and space saving interface.
It offers a vim-like experience and has a focus on keyboard interaction.
The key bindings, commands and most other settings can be customized.
Some of the features are:
* bookmarking pages
* printing the whole document or specific pages
* following links
* searching in the document
* browsing the document index
zathura can be extended to support other file formats via a plugin system.


Package Version Architecture Repository
zathura_0.1.2-4_i386.deb 0.1.2 i386 Debian Main
zathura - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libcairo2 >= 1.8.8
libgirara-gtk2-0 >= 0.1.2
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.31.8
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.18.6
libpoppler-glib8 >= 0.18
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9


Name Value
pdf-viewer -
zathura-abi-1 -


Type URL
Binary Package zathura_0.1.2-4_amd64.deb
Source Package zathura

Install Howto

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




2012-06-12 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
zathura (0.1.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/{changelog,patches/fix-pan-problem}: Fix some typos.
* debian/patches: Backport some fixes from upstream.
- render-lock: Fix a crash if pages are rendered in the render thread and
for printing at the same time.
- printing: Print pages without margin and set up the orientation
2012-05-10 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
zathura (0.1.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Add Suggests on zathura-{ps,djvu}.
* debian/patches: Backport some fixes and translations from upstream.
- fix-pan-problem: Fix bad panning behavior. (Closes: #669034)
- close-on-destroy: Correctly close the document on exit so the current
page is remembered.
- free-index: Free index if document gets closed. Otherwise one would get
the old index after a document gets reloaded.
- add-translations: Backport new translations.
* debian/copyright: Fix formatting.
* debian/rules: Call xfvb-run with -a to prevent FTBFS if there is already
another xvfb instance running.
2012-03-27 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
zathura (0.1.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches:
- Add patch hurd-use-flock from upstream to fix FTBFS on hurd-i386.
- Really remove unneeded patches.
2012-03-26 - Sebastian Ramacher <>
zathura (0.1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
* New upstream release.
* Add ABI versioning:
- zathura now Provides zathura-abi-${abiversion}. Plugins should depend on
zathura-abi-${abiversion} to denote the ABI version they are compatible
- zathura-dev ships dh_zathura in /usr/share/zathura to generate the
correct dependency.
- debian/rules: Use dh_zathura in overide_dh_gencontrol to generate
the correct providoes.
* debian/patches: Drop fix-translation and add-zathurarc-content (not needed
* debian/control:
- Bump libgirara-dev dependencies to >= 0.1.2 since new symbols and macros
from girara 0.1.2 are used.
- Add Build-Dep on xvfb and xauth since the test suite now requires a X
* debian/rules:
- Run the test suite with xvfb-run.
- Set CF_DEFAULT_TIMEOUT=0 to disable check's timeout check. The tests may
take longer than the default timeout of 4 seconds.
- Upstream's build system now builds the mo pages in the default target so
there is no need to call it manually anymore.
* debian/clean: Remove zathura.1 and zathurarc.5 as they are now shipped in
the upstream tarball.

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