vftool - a tool to generate VF files for dvi2ps/dvi2dvi

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name vftool
Package version 2.0alpha
Package release 4.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 308 B
Download size 41.51 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
You can use PostScript fonts and/or TrueType fonts etc. in your TeX files
with the VF files generated by vftool.


Package Version Architecture Repository
vftool_2.0alpha-4.1_amd64.deb 2.0alpha amd64 Debian Main
vftool - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Binary Package vftool_2.0alpha-4.1_i386.deb
Source Package vftool

Install Howto

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




2011-06-29 - Jonathan Wiltshire <jmw@debian.org>
vftool (2.0alpha-4.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/patch-3:
- fix CVE-2011-0433, a buffer overflow in linetoken() in parseAFM.c
Closes: #614669
2009-12-19 - Atsuhito KOHDA <kohda@debian.org>
vftool (2.0alpha-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed FTBFS bug with a patch by Ruben Molina <rmolina AT udea.edu.co>
Thanks to Ruben Molina.  (Closes: #552876)
* Updated rules, control files.
2005-08-15 - Atsuhito KOHDA <kohda@debian.org>
vftool (2.0alpha-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed obsolete links in /usr/doc as suggested by Joey Hess 
2002-01-28 - Atsuhito KOHDA <kohda@debian.org>
vftool (2.0alpha-2) unstable; urgency=low
* First Official release to Debian.  (closes: #130512)
2001-06-27 - Atsuhito KOHDA <kohda@pm.tokushima-u.ac.jp>
vftool (2.0alpha-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer.
* New Upstream Release.
* Changed Section from misc to tex.
* Provided rather detailed explanation on vftool in README.Debian but 
we are afraid that it might be still difficult to use vftool.
1998-06-16 - Hayao Nakahara <nakahara@mis.hiroshima-u.ac.jp>
vftool (1.2-3) frozen-jp unstable-jp; urgency=low
* fixed copyright.ujis.
1998-06-01 - Hayao Nakahara <nakahara@mis.hiroshima-u.ac.jp>
vftool (1.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer.
* compiled with libc6.
* converted documents into ja_JP.ujis.
1997-05-03 - Atsushi KAMOSHIDA <kamop@post1.com>
vftool (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

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