vfu - A versatile text-based filemanager

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name vfu
Package version 4.10
Package release 1.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 425 B
Download size 174.53 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
vfu is a nice filemanager using the ncurses
library. It has many nice features:
* Fast one-key commands
* Filename completion and wildcard expansion
* Directory tree with sizes
* File-type colorization
* Archives support (TAR, TGZ, BZ2, and many more)
* FTP support through archive-like interface
* Internal text/hex file viewer and hex editor
* Automount feature
* Extensive user-defined external support/utils!


Package Version Architecture Repository
vfu_4.10-1.1_amd64.deb 4.10 amd64 Debian Main
vfu - - -


Name Value
bzip2 -
libc6 >= 2.3
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libncurses5 >= 5.5-5~
libpcre3 >= 8.10
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1
libtinfo5 -
tar >= 1.20-1
unzip -


Type URL
Binary Package vfu_4.10-1.1_i386.deb
Source Package vfu

Install Howto

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




2012-10-21 - Luca Falavigna <dktrkranz@debian.org>
vfu (4.10-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/copyright:
- Add missing copyright information (Closes: #685662).
2009-12-16 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Fixed FTBFS problem with glibc (Closes: #560456).
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.8.3.
* Added README.source for dpatch.
2009-05-19 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.8.1.
* Added a watch file.
* Added a patch to fix format on the man page.
2008-05-25 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.06-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated the upstream name (Closes: #470597).
* Updated debian/control Depends. (Closes: #470615).
* Acknowledge  NMU.
2007-12-15 - Cyril Brulebois <cyril.brulebois@enst-bretagne.fr>
vfu (4.06-4.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload as requested by the security team.
* No longer use embedded code copy of pcre (Closes: #450754):
- Delete -I and -L items pointing to the embedded code copy from
the CCFLAGS_1, CCFLAGS_2, and LDFLAGS variables in the following
+ vfu/Makefile
+ vfu/mm.conf
+ vslib/makefile
- Make sure that the vslib/pcre directory isn't descended into, by
replacing the related make calls with “true” in vslib/Makefile.
- Add a build dependency on libpcre3-dev.
* Menu transition: move the menu section from “Apps/Tools” to
“Applications/File Management”.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.3 (no change needed).
* Add a Homepage field.
* Remove unnedeed dpatch build dependency (there are no dpatch patches)
and associated instructions in rules files.
2007-06-19 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.06-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #387478)
2006-10-30 - Matej Vela <vela@debian.org>
vfu (4.06-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* vslib/getopt2.h: Fix C/C++ linkage declarations conflict.
Closes: #377179.
* debian/control: Remove spurious `${shlibs:Misc}'.
2006-09-28 - Michael Ablassmeier <abi@debian.org>
vfu (4.06-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Set maintainer to QA Group; Orphaned: #387478
* Use at least dh 5.0.0, update debian/rules, 
remove debian/conffiles, use dh_installman
* Conforms with latest Standards Version 3.7.2
2005-06-10 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Sizes problem fixed (closes: #204589)
2005-05-30 - William Vera <billy@billy.com.mx>
vfu (4.03-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #298999)

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