jimsh - small-footprint implementation of Tcl named Jim

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name jimsh
Package version 0.75
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 454 B
Download size 138.88 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Jim is an opensource small-footprint implementation of the Tcl programming
language. It implements a large subset of Tcl and adds new features like
references with garbage collection, closures, built-in Object Oriented
Programming system, Functional Programming commands, first-class arrays and
UTF-8 support. All this with a binary size of about 100-200kB (depending upon
selected options).
This package provides the Jim interactive shell.


Package Version Architecture Repository
jimsh_0.75-1_i386.deb 0.75 i386 Debian Main
jimsh - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libjim0.75 >= 0.73


Type URL
Binary Package jimsh_0.75-1_amd64.deb
Source Package jimtcl

Install Howto

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




2014-08-06 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.75-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream 0.75 release
- Bump libjim SONAME from 0.74 to 0.75; symbols: +4,-3
- Update debian/copyright
* Backport upstream patch to respect $TMPDIR; add Jim_MakeTempFile function
and symbol
2014-04-14 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.74-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* In autosetup, use config.guess and config.sub from autotools-dev
(Closes: #744441)
2014-02-12 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.74-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Correct version number in 0.74-1 changelog entry
* Update debian/copyright for 0.74 (Closes: #738727)
- Add missing examples/dns.tcl license from src:tcllib
- Correct wrong apache-2.0 mentions; the files have been re-licensed
by upstream
- Update years
Thanks to Thorsten Alteholz
* Bump debhelper Build-Depends to 9, drop source lintian override
2014-02-10 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.74-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New 0.74 upstream release.
- Space allocated for exec env may be one byte short
- Fix glob with patterns containing spaces
- Give libjim.so an soname
* Update Homepage to cope with BerliOS closing.
* Update Copyright-format Format URL
* Drop the two backported fixes from upstream
* Rename libjim0debian2 to libjim0.74 as upstream gave the library a
soname; also update the symbols' list
* Rewrite the workarounds to create libjim-dev's .so symlink
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 without changes needed
2012-06-19 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.73-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Build static flavour and ship it in libjim-dev. (Closes: #677966)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 without changes needed.
2012-01-30 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.73-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backport two fixes from upstream's git for bugs affecting usb-modeswitch.
- [b5fcd96] Space allocated for exec env may be one byte short
- [695c66c] Fix glob with patterns containing spaces
* Rise urgency to medium as testing's usb-modeswitch is affected.
2012-01-03 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.73-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New 0.73 upstream release.
- Delete the nvp extension.
* Update debian/rules to cope with nvp deletion.
* Bump SONAME to 0debian2 :
- Rename libjim0debian1 to libjim0debian2;
- Remove 23 nvp-related symbols;
- Add 29 new 0.73 symbols.
2011-10-19 - Didier Raboud <odyx@debian.org>
jimtcl (0.72-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release of jimtcl to Debian (Closes: #645898).
* Start from upstream's packaging, with some refreshing:
- Bump debhelper compat to 9, for automated buildflags and multiarch.
- Bump Build-Depends version.
- Add source.lintian-overrides.
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
- Add Build-Depends on dpkg-dev 1.16.1 to use the makefile snippets.
- Push packaging to Debian's Alioth's collab-maint, update VCS-* fields
- Rename shell package to jimsh.
- Add library and -dev packages.
- Install the library to multiarch paths.
- Enforce a Debian-specific SONAME (0debian1) with debian/rules trickery,
also track exported symbols.
- Enhance debian/copyright:
- refer to BSD-2-clause;
- mention files under Apache-2.0;
- mention licensing and copyright holders of debian/.
- mention licensing and copyright holders of autosetup/.
- Add myself as Maintainer.

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