gigtools - command line tools for Gigasampler and DLS Level 1/2 files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name gigtools
Package version 3.3.0
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 129 B
Download size 27.46 KB
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Raw file handling for audio sampler files based on DLS Level 1/2 and
These files are typically used in modern day audio waveform samplers.
This package contains the following command line tools:
Prints out the content of a .gig file.
Extracts samples from a .gig file.
Prints out the content of a DLS file.
Prints out the RIFF tree of an arbitrary RIFF file.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gigtools_3.3.0-3_i386.deb 3.3.0 i386 Debian Main
gigtools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libgig6 -
libsndfile1 >= 1.0.20
libstdc++6 >= 4.4.0
libuuid1 >= 2.16


Type URL
Binary Package gigtools_3.3.0-3_amd64.deb
Source Package libgig

Install Howto

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




2014-03-31 - Paul Brossier <>
libgig (3.3.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/rules: do not install changelog twice
* debian/rules: use dpkg-buildflags
* debian/control: bump standards-version
* debian/rules: cleaner clean
* debian/rules: build dos in indep, make jquery.js a link
* debian/control: libgig-doc depends on libjs-jquery
* debian/patches/03-deletechuncklist.patch: fix riftree segfault (closes:
2011-02-09 - Alessio Treglia <>
libgig (3.3.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt).
* debian/rules: Drop get-orig-source, no longer needed.
* Add debian/gbp.conf file.
* Add .gitignore file.
* Don't build,install static libraries.
* Add dh_autoreconf support.
* debian/control:
- We moved files between packages (libgig-dev <-> libgig-doc), so it
had better use Replaces+Breaks, not Conflicts+Replaces.
- Add Vcs-* fields
- Bump Standards.
- Change my email address.
- Remove DM-Upload-Allowed: yes, no longer needed.
2009-12-11 - Alessio Treglia <>
libgig (3.3.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Repack the tarball to remove the upstream's debian directory.
* Switch to debhelper 7.
* Bump Standards.
* Add debian/compat.
* Update debian/copyright.
* Replace current Maintainer with Debian Multimedia Maintainers;
also Closes: #474526.
* Add myself to the Uploaders field.
* Update and move upstream's website information to Homepage field.
* Build-Depends on uuid-dev.
* Replace automake1.9 build-dependency with automake.
* Replace deprecated ${Source-Version} macro with ${binary:Version}.
* Getting rid of unneeded *.la.
* Add libgig-doc runtime, add proper Conflicts/Replaces fields.
* Rename and update doc-base control file.
* Improve runtime packages short,extended descriptions.
* Drop dpatch and all old patches, now unnecessary.
* Add quilt support.
* debian/patches/01-Makefile.patch:
- Ignore debian subdirectory.
* debian/patches/02-manpages.patch
- Fix hyphen-used-as-minus-sign lintian warnings.
* Install NEWS file as upstream's changelog.
* Remove unnecessary debian/libgig.install, debian/Makefile.{in,am}.
2008-09-17 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.2.1-3+cvs080916) unstable; urgency=low
* Dropped gcc43 patch, fixed upstream
2008-09-16 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.2.1-2+cvs080916) unstable; urgency=low
* New cvs snapshot
2008-03-23 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
libgig (3.2.1-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix GCC 4.3 compatibility, patch by Brian M. Carlson (Closes: #456083)
2007-12-05 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Added myself to Uploaders
2007-10-17 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-Maintainer upload
* New upstream lrelease
2007-10-05 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.1.1-0.1+cvs071005) unstable; urgency=low
* New cvs snapshot
2007-10-04 - Free Ekanayaka <>
libgig (3.1.1-0.1+cvs071004) unstable; urgency=low
* New cvs snapshot

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