pcf2bdf - convert X11 font from PCF to BDF format

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pcf2bdf
Package version 1.04
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 64 B
Download size 14.68 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Pcf2bdf is a font de-compiler.  It converts an X11 font from Portable
Compiled Format (PCF) to Bitmap Distribution Format (BDF).
FONTBOUNDINGBOX in a BDF file is not used by bdftopcf, so pcf2bdf
generates irresponsible values.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pcf2bdf_1.04-4_amd64.deb 1.04 amd64 Debian Main
pcf2bdf - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.1
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


Type URL
Binary Package pcf2bdf_1.04-4_i386.deb
Source Package pcf2bdf

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pcf2bdf deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pcf2bdf




2012-06-17 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
pcf2bdf (1.04-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add/update Homepage, watch file and source URLs: Upstream moved to
* Update patch 1001:
+ Fix declare INSTALL commands, recommended by Make documentation.
+ Fix adjust manpage path.
+ Drop RM abstraction: Discouraged by Make documentation.
* Set PREFIX and DESTDIR, and install using upstream Makefile target.
2012-06-17 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
pcf2bdf (1.04-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Modernize CDBS usage:
+ Drop local snippets (all included upstream now).
+ Add README.source (and drop custom CDBS README.
Closes: bug##673316. Thanks to Samuel Thibault.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt) (and stop including quilt snippet or
explicitly build-depending on quilt-related packages).
* Git-ignore quilt .pc subdir.
* Rewrite copyright file using format 1.0.
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.3.
* Add Vcs-* hints: Packaging now maintained in Git at Alioth.
* Extend patch 1001 to simplify Makefile using GNU extension.
* Add patch 1002 to fix support gzipped source.
Closes: bug#463927. Thanks to Colin Watson.
* Add patch 1003 to fix avoid crash with large compressed metrics
Closes: bug#463928. Thanks to Colin Watson.
* Update package relations:
+ Tighten build-dependency on cdbs, and build-depend on devscripts:
Needed for modernized CDBS routines.
+ Relax build-depend unversioned on debhelper: Needed versions
satisfied even in oldstable.
* Depend on ${misc:Depends}.
2007-04-22 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
pcf2bdf (1.04-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update local cdbs snippets:
+ Replace auto-update.mk with (overload of) buildcore.mk.
+ Add upstream-tarball.mk adding get-orig-source rule and more.
+ Update buildinfo.mk: Fix touchfile to run only once.
+ Look also for "(c)" in copyright-check.mk, and avoid non-printable
+ Check copyrights in prebuild (in clean it may choke on not yet
cleaned stuff), and make sure it runs only once.
+ List non-binary files affected if discovering new copyrights.
+ Add README.cdbs-tweaks documenting the added tweaks.
+ Advertise README.cdbs-tweaks in debian/rules.
* Fix watch file to use suffix tgz (not tar.gz).
2006-07-16 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
pcf2bdf (1.04-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release. Closes: bug#368309.

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