survex - cave surveying and mapping software

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name survex
Package version 1.2.6
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 1.13 KB
Download size 556.23 KB
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A software suite to process, view, and print cave survey data.  Survex
is cross-platform (Linux, Unix, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows).  It includes
English, French, German, Portuguese, Catalan, Spanish, Slovak, and Romanian
internationalisations.  It can deal with extremely large and complex
datasets and can read survey data from many sources.


Package Version Architecture Repository
survex_1.2.11-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb 1.2.11 amd64 Debian Backports Main
survex_1.2.11-1~bpo70+1_i386.deb 1.2.11 i386 Debian Backports Main
survex_1.2.6-4_amd64.deb 1.2.6 amd64 Debian Main
survex - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Binary Package survex_1.2.6-4_i386.deb
Source Package survex

Install Howto

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




2012-05-16 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Normalise expected cavern output used by cavern.tst, to avoid sporadic
test failures on slower buildds.
2012-05-15 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Try harder to enforce known i18n state, and report environment in case this
2012-02-28 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix further testcase issues due to i18n of expected output.
2012-02-24 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+ New temporary patch fix-equatenosuchstn-testcase.patch to fix new failing
testcase in this release (already fixed in upstream git).
* "Standards-Version: 3.9.3" - no changes required.
2012-01-03 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+ Work with newer FFmpeg. (Closes: #654223)
+ Incorporates survex-manpage-section.patch, so drop patch.
2012-01-01 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* New patch survex-manpage-section.patch to fix section mismatch.
2011-10-07 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Olly Betts]
* New upstream release.
+ Package new aven.svg icon.
* I'm now the maintainer, Wookey comaintainer, to reflect my doing most of
the packaging work recently (changed with Wookey's agreement).
* Use Wookey's address to match his other packages.
* Redo packaging to use dh.
* debian/survex-aven.lintian-overrides: Lintian has dropped "./" from the
path of the binary, so update override to match.
* debian/survex.install: Update for move of survex man page to section 7.
* Add build-deps for movie export support.
* README.Debian: Fix typo spotted by lintian.
* debian/copyright: Update.
2011-05-16 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.1.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Olly Betts]
* New upstream release.
+ Explicitly links with -lGL, if it exists, to support linking with gold or
GNU ld --as-needed.  (Closes: #615781)
* debian/control:
+ "Standards-Version: 3.9.2" - no changes required.
+ Expand descriptions of survex-aven and survex-svxedit.
2010-10-16 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.1.15-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Olly Betts]
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: Use rather than
- the former is the canonical name and just redirects.
2010-07-26 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.1.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Olly Betts]
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: "Standards-Version: 3.9.1" - no changes required.
* debian/watch: Update to look in the right place for 1.1.x.
* debian/survex-aven.lintian-overrides: The warning for the misspelling of
"reencode" is incorrect - it's a PostScript command in this context.

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