kali - Draw tilings, frieze patterns, and so on

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: kali
Package version: 3.1
Package release: 15
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 107 B
Download size: 35.51 KB
Official Mirror: ftp.br.debian.org
You can use Kali to draw Escher-like tilings, infinite knots, frieze patterns, and other cool stuff. It lets you draw patterns in any of the 17 planar (wallpaper) or 7 frieze symmetry groups. Drawings are done interactively with X, and PostScript output is supported.



    Binary package: kali_3.1-15_amd64.deb
    Source package: kali

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/kali
    • /usr/bin/kaliprint
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/HELP.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/README
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/examples/people.kali
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/examples/pinapples.kali
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/examples/roses.kali
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/examples/turtles.kali
    • /usr/share/doc/kali/examples/weaving.kali
    • /usr/share/man/man1/kali.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/kaliprint.1.gz


    2014-01-27 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-15) unstable; urgency=medium * Switch to git; add Vcs-* fields. * Drop unnecessary -I/usr/include/X11 compiler flag. * Stop linking with -L/usr/X11R6/lib, which has been obsolete for years. * Policy version 3.9.5: no changes required.

    2013-07-02 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-14) unstable; urgency=low * Check that symmetry group passed to kaliprint is in range (thanks, Mayhem team at CMU).

    2013-06-26 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-13) unstable; urgency=low * Use dpkg-buildflags. * Fix crash if -g, -k, or -p is the last command-line argument (thanks, Mayhem team at CMU).

    2013-02-07 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-12) unstable; urgency=low * Tidy up prototypes to fix build with clang.

    2010-05-28 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-11) unstable; urgency=low * Build against libforms2 (closes: #558025). * Convert to source format 3.0 (quilt). All patches are now maintained separately and tagged according to DEP-3. * Policy version 3.8.4: no changes required.

    2009-09-02 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-10) unstable; urgency=low * Return 0 from main() functions rather than just dropping off the end (closes: #544655). * Fix return from main() with no value in an error case in kaliprint. * Policy version 3.8.3: no changes required.

    2009-08-14 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-9) unstable; urgency=low * Upgrade to debhelper 7. Uses override targets, so requires 7.0.50. * Policy version 3.8.2: no changes required.

    2009-02-15 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-8) unstable; urgency=low * Update DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS parsing code from policy 3.8.0. * Build-depend on x11proto-core-dev rather than x-dev (thanks, Lintian; closes: #515477). * Add a Homepage field.

    2004-12-11 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-7) unstable; urgency=low * Fix segfault on left mouse click when Lines is NULL, such as when trying to move with no drawn lines (thanks, Steve Langasek; closes: #283629).

    2004-11-26 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> kali (3.1-6) unstable; urgency=low * Build-depend on x-dev and libx11-dev rather than the transitional xlibs-dev package. * Policy version 3.6.1: no changes required.