cgi-mapserver - CGI executable for MapServer

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename cgi-mapserver_6.4.1-5+deb8u3_amd64.deb
Package name cgi-mapserver
Package version 6.4.1
Package release 5+deb8u3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category field::geography implemented-in::c interface::web network::server role::program web web::cgi works-with::image
License -
Maintainer Debian GIS Project <>
Download size 78.19 KB
Installed size 144.00 KB
This package contains the mapserv CGI program. It provides the
MapServer template language, and can be used to implement Web Map
Service applications.
MapServer is a CGI-based framework for Internet map services which
supports Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standards. Scripting
functionality in MapScript is provided by the suggested mapscript
library packages.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cgi-mapserver_6.4.1-5+deb8u3_i386.deb 6.4.1 i386 Debian Main
cgi-mapserver - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libcurl3-gnutls >= 7.16.2
libfcgi0ldbl -
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libfribidi0 >= 0.19.2
libgd3 >= 2.1.0~rc1-2
libgdal1h >= 1.8.0
libgeos-c1 >= 3.4.2
libgif4 >= 4.1.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libjpeg62-turbo >= 1.3.1
libmapserver1 >= 6.2.1
libpng12-0 >= 1.2.13-4
libpq5 -
libproj0 >= 4.8.0
librsvg2-2 >= 2.14.4
libxml2 >= 2.6.27
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package cgi-mapserver_6.4.1-5+deb8u3_amd64.deb
Source Package mapserver

Install Howto

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




2017-01-18 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-5+deb8u3) jessie-security; urgency=high
* Add upstream patch to fix CVE-2017-5522 (stack buffer overflow).
2017-01-07 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-5+deb8u2) stable; urgency=medium
* Add upstream patch to fix FTBFS with php >= 5.6.25.
2016-12-05 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-5+deb8u1) stable; urgency=high
* Add upstream patch to fix CVE-2016-9839.
2014-07-05 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add debug package for libmapserver. Thanks to Frederic Junod for the patch.
(closes: #753586)
* Support new vendorarch path for Perl modules.
Thanks to Niko Tyni for the patch.
(closes: #752715)
2014-04-30 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add patch to support building mapscript for PHP 5.6.
(closes: #745600)
2014-04-11 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Also build mapscript for Java.
Thanks Ezequiel Lara Gómez for the patch.
(closes: #740351)
* Add lintian override for incompatible-java-bytecode-format.
* Don't install ruby mapscript for Ruby 1.9, only built for 2.x now.
* Drop patched FindRuby.cmake, build depend on the cmake version
containing the updated module.
2014-02-28 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add gpb.conf to use pristine-tar by default.
* Use dh commands instead of CMake directly.
* Enable parallel builds.
* Drop lintian override for debian-watch-may-check-gpg-signature,
shouldn't override pedantic tags.
* Add patched FindRuby.cmake to also support Ruby 2.0 and 2.1.
* Build mapscript extension for all supported Ruby versions.
(closes: #739773)
2014-01-03 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, fixes a vulnerability leading to potential leakage of
information when using TIME filtering on postgis layers.
* Refresh patches.
* Drop freetype2-include-dir.patch, applied upstream in modified form. 
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5, no changes required.
* Add lintian override for debian-watch-may-check-gpg-signature,
upstream doesn't provide signatures for verification.
* Update copyright file.
* Update symbols file.
2013-12-11 - Francesco Paolo Lovergine <>
mapserver (6.4.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Bas Couwenberg ]
* Drop obsolete Build-Depends:
- sharutils (AGG no longer built separately)
- libsdl1.2-dev (AGG examples no longer built)
- libogdi3.2-dev (no longer used)
- libpam0g-dev (no longer used),
- libreadline-dev (no longer used),
- libedit-dev (no longer used),
- libepsilon-dev (no longer used),
* Update debian watch file:
- Drop uupdate action
- Handle common mistakes
* Remove debconf translations, debconf template no longer used.
[ Francesco Paolo Lovergine ]
* Now build-dep on (versioned) libgdal-dev instead of (obsolete) libgdal1-dev. 
* Added a new patch freetype2-include-dir.patch to fix problem in
determining the correct FreeType2 include directory (why is it not using
2013-09-19 - Bas Couwenberg <>
mapserver (6.4.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Also include mapserver-config.h and mapserver-version.h in dev package.
Required to build MapCache with MapServer support.
* Use php5enmod and php5dismod instead of installing the ini directly.
(closes: #667771)
* Add patch to export mapserver cmake package for external projects.
* Add versioned Breaks/Replaces for dev package.
* Drop transitional packages and Breaks/Replaces for libmapserver.
(closes: #723979)
* Drop unused lintian-overrides for php5-mapscript.
* Build-Depend on libperl-dev so cmake can find PerlLibs.
(closes: #724259)

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