wmbubble - system-load meter for Window Maker that features a duck

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name wmbubble
Package version 1.46
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 114 B
Download size 27.83 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
A Window Maker dockapp (though it does not specifically require the Window
Maker window manager) that indicates the system load.
The more profuse the bubbles, the higher the CPU usage. The higher the water,
the more memory being used.
Up to two user-specified programs may be launched from this dockapp.


Package Version Architecture Repository
wmbubble_1.46-3_amd64.deb 1.46 amd64 Debian Main
wmbubble - - -


Name Value
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libc6 >= 2.7
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libfontconfig1 >= 2.9.0
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libpango1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libx11-6 -


Type URL
Binary Package wmbubble_1.46-3_i386.deb
Source Package wmbubble

Install Howto

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




2012-05-12 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
wmbubble (1.46-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
- Upgrade to packaging format "3.0 quilt" (Closes: #670325).
* debian/control
- (Maintainer): Set to QA Group, see #632876.
- (Standards-Version) Update to 3.9.3.
- (Build-Depends): Update debhelper to 9.
- (Description): Fix spacing and remove article.
* debian/copyright
- Fix copyright-refers-to-symlink-license (Lintian).
* debian/rules
- Add required targets build-arch and build-indep.
- Update dh_clean -k to dh_prep.
2010-10-21 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
wmbubble (1.46-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): Add libx11-dev due to KDE_DOCKAPP.
- (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.1.
* debian/patches
- (Number 04): Refresh. Enable KDE_DOCKAPP to make duck appear
on WindowMaker (grave; Closes: #549014).
- (Number 12): Refresh. Update to Gtk 2.x by using --cflags. Add
-lX11 due to KDE_DOCKAPP.
* debian/rules
- (clean): Delete binary manually. Fixes repetitive builds.
2008-07-08 - John H. Robinson, IV <jaqque@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.46-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated debhelper to compatibility level 7
* Updated Standards Version
2007-09-01 - Margarita Manterola <marga@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.46-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Updated to debhelper compatibility level 5.
* Cleaned up and updated debian/rules:
+ Added sane CFLAGS as mandated by policy
+ Changed to using dh_install instead of cp
+ Changed to using $(CURDIR) instead of `pwd`
+ Removed unused rules.
* Added dpatch support.
* Splitted the .diff.gz into seven small patches.
* Added three extra patches:
+ 08-makefile-cflags: modify Makefile so that it accepts external CFLAGS
+ 09-upsidedown-offlimits.dpatch: fix an off-by-one mistake when
displaying the upsidedown duck that could trigger a SIGSEGV in certain
cases.  (Closes: #437157)
+ 10-gtk2-migration: migrate wmbubble to GTK2.  Thanks to Julien BLACHE
for the patch.  (Closes: #437425)
* Added build-dependency on libgtk-2.0-dev, for the GTK2 migration.
* Removed the upsidedown comment from the README.Debian, since it wasn't
* Updated menu file to the new menu structure.
* Updated to Standards-Version 3.7.2.  No changes needed
2004-08-16 - John H. Robinson, IV <jaqque@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.46-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #261281)
* Fixed attribution in man page
* Updated menu to actually launch useful(?) programs
* Fixed clumsy wording in the package description
* Many thanks to Romain Francoise for his NMU's
2004-08-14 - Romain Francoise <rfrancoise@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.41-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change logic of the runtime kernel detection patch: default to Linux
2.4 format if the version doesn't match anything we know; needed for
people who still run 2.2 and earlier (closes: #250228).
2004-03-28 - Romain Francoise <rfrancoise@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.41-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #220643):
- Upstream support for Linux 2.6 (closes: #207377)
- Apply patch from Romain Francoise <rfrancoise@debian.org> to add
runtime detection of the running kernel (upstream added support 
as a compile-time option which doesn't suit Debian at all).
* Apply patch from Romain Francoise <rfrancoise@debian.org> to require a
second mouse click to unfreeze the load display (closes: #217455).
2001-10-03 - John H. Robinson, IV <jaqque@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2001-07-09 - LaMont Jones <lamont@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.3-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix printf-is-a-macro issue (gcc 3.0).  Closes: #103159
2001-03-16 - John H. Robinson, IV <jaqque@debian.org>
wmbubble (1.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Initial upload. (closes: Bug#84441)

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