wmtv - Dockable video4linux TV player for WindowMaker

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name wmtv
Package version 0.6.5
Package release 16.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 100 B
Download size 28.36 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
A miniature size dockable TV application. It currently supports
channel presets, PAL/SECAM/NTSC, fine tuning, scanning of TV
stations, use of external TV applications, and more.


Package Version Architecture Repository
wmtv_0.6.5-16.1_amd64.deb 0.6.5 amd64 Debian Main
wmtv - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxpm4 -
libxxf86dga1 -
libxxf86vm1 -
v4l-conf -


Type URL
Binary Package wmtv_0.6.5-16.1_i386.deb
Source Package wmtv

Install Howto

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




2011-09-30 - Bart Martens <bartm@debian.org>
wmtv (0.6.5-16.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/control: Build-Depends: libv4l-dev and replace
linux/videodev.h by libv4l1-videodev.h.  Closes: #621952.
2005-08-03 - Nicolas Boullis <nboullis@debian.org>
wmtv (0.6.5-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Move the wmtv binary from /usr/X11R6/bin to /usr/bin.
* Move the wmtv manpage from section 1x to section 1.
* Build-depend on the needed libx*-dev packages rather than xlibs-dev (that
misses both libxxf86dga-dev and libxxf86vm-dev).
* Bump Standards-Version: to 3.6.2 (no change needed).
* Add a new -c option to choose the video4linux device to use.
2003-08-28 - Nicolas Boullis <nboullis@debian.org>
wmtv (0.6.5-15) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed long description thanks to Colin Watson.
* Fixed manpages thanks to Anthony DeRobertis.
* Fixed versionned build-dependency on debhelper thanks to lintian.
* Removed superfluous "(s)" to "Upstream Author(s)" to please lintian.
* Updated Makefile and debian/rules to support noopt in
* Bump Standards-Version: to 3.6.1.
2002-07-26 - Nicolas Boullis <nboullis@debian.org>
wmtv (0.6.5-14) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed duplicate entry in wmtv.conffiles.
* Changed maintainer's e-mail.
* wmtv now suggests xawtv.
2002-02-20 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-13) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added missing #include in wmtv.c.
* Automatically restarts the TV when the external application finishes.
* In fullscreen mode, the left and right arrow keys now behave as
specified in the README file and in the manpage. (Closes: #133301)
* Added the ability to pass some parameters to the external
* Enhanced the manpage with descriptions of the new (or previously
undocumented) features.
2002-01-29 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-12) unstable; urgency=low
* Catch SIGCHLD signals to remove zombies. (Closes: #129435)
2002-01-09 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-11) unstable; urgency=medium
* Corrected a bug introduced in version 0.6.5-9, causing the program to
segfault while reverting from fullscreen back to normal mode.
(Closes: #128409) 
2002-01-05 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Corrected capitalization in description. (Closes: #125501)
* Trying to change channel while the TV is off does nothing, and does
not segfault anymore.
* Cleaned Makefile.
* Corrected strange behavior when the mouse was moved out of a pressed
* Upgraded policy version to 3.5.6.
2001-11-29 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* The program does not need any more to be setuid root.
(Closes: #120832)
2001-11-25 - Nicolas Boullis <Boullis.Nicolas@libertysurf.fr>
wmtv (0.6.5-8) unstable; urgency=high
* New maintainer.
* Added support for french channels. (Closes: #119767)
* Can now start even if the user has no configuration file.
(Closes: #120024)
* Does not shorten the user's configuration file any more.
(Closes: #120035)
* Drop privileges to access files, and then regain privileges.
(Closes: #120825)
* A new user's configuration file is automatically created when needed.
* Cleaned up a few possible buffer overflows.

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