bibutils - interconvert various bibliographic data formats

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name bibutils
Package version 4.12
Package release 5
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 261 B
Download size 46.55 KB
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Convert between the following bibliographic data formats: BibTeX,
COPAC, EndNote refer, EndNote XML, Pubmed XML, ISI web of science, US
Library of Congress MODS XML, RIS, and Word 2007 bibliography.
This package provides command line tools bib2xml, copac2xml, end2xml
endx2xml, isi2xml, med2xml, ris2xml which convert to MODS XML format,
modsclean which reformats MODS XML, and a matching set of commands
xml2ads, xml2bib, xml2end, xml2isi, xml2ris, xml2wordbib which convert
from MODS XML.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bibutils_4.12-5_i386.deb 4.12 i386 Debian Main
bibutils - - -


Name Value
libbibutils2 >= 4.12
libc6 >= 2.2.5


Type URL
Binary Package bibutils_4.12-5_amd64.deb
Source Package bibutils

Install Howto

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




2011-10-09 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.12-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove extraneous backslashes from libbibutils.pc. 
(Closes: #644257). 
2011-09-26 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.12-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Install modsout.h and wordout.h (Closes: #637692). Thanks to Giovanni
Mascellani for the patch.
2011-06-20 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.12-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bug fix: "CLI option --version does not display version at all",
thanks to Patrice Pillot (Closes: #630707).
* Update to standards version 3.9.2 (no changes)
2011-05-06 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.12-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable
2010-12-10 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.12-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- new commands: biblatex2xml ebi2xml and wordbib2xml
* Major packaging update, now using upstream build system to make
shared libraries.
* Update to standards version 3.9.1 (no changes)
2010-02-03 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2009-11-03 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- name_comma: initialize pointer (Closes: #552570)
* add versioned build dependency on quilt to support dh --quilt
* add DM-Upload-Allowed flag
2009-08-23 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* make /usr/lib/ point to /usr/lib/ (the
* Link binaries dynamically again
* Update to new standards version 3.8.3 (no changes)
2009-03-15 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream Version 
- patch from Rafael Laboissiere to lib/medin.c applied upstream (Closes: #506960)
* Convert to topgit (Closes: #485243)
* Change maintainer to
* Update Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser
* Converted packaging to topgit
* Upgraded to standards version 3.8.1 (added debian/README.source)
2008-04-29 - David Bremner <>
bibutils (3.40-4) unstable; urgency=low
* added reftypes.h (Closes: #477654)
* remove obsolete libbibutils0-dev.dirs
* adds /usr/lib/pkgconfig/bibutils.pc, courtesy of Thomas Fischer
* adds extern "C" declarations to bibutils.h, also courtesy of Thomas 
* added support for CFLAGS to libtoolized lib/Makefile

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