kaptain - universal graphical front-end for command line programs

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name kaptain
Package version 0.73
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 636 B
Download size 323.20 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Kaptain is a universal graphical front-end (Qt) based on context-free
grammars. The program reads a file containing grammatical rules for
generating text. It builds a dialog from the grammar and generates
the text according to the user's settings.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kaptain_0.73-2_i386.deb 0.73 i386 Debian Main
kaptain - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libqt4-qt3support >= 4:4.5.3
libqtcore4 >= 4:4.5.3
libqtgui4 >= 4:4.5.3
libstdc++6 >= 4.9


Type URL
Binary Package kaptain_0.73-2_amd64.deb
Source Package kaptain

Install Howto

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




2014-10-24 - Tobias Quathamer <toddy@debian.org>
kaptain (1:0.73-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Use debhelper v9
* Remove obsolete hardening-wrapper from Build-Depends
* Add VCS information to debian/control
* Use DEP-5 copyright format
* Remove Depends: on dpkg (>= 1.15.4) | install-info
* Update to Standards-Version 3.9.6
2011-02-28 - Tobias Quathamer <toddy@debian.org>
kaptain (1:0.73-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
- Source converted to use Qt4. Closes: #604492
- Adapt Build-Depends for Qt4
* Depend on dpkg (>= 1.15.4) | install-info for partial upgrades
from lenny
* Switch to debhelper v8
* Use dpkg source format 3.0 (quilt)
* Update to Standards-Version 3.9.1, no changes needed
2009-02-18 - Tobias Quathamer <toddy@debian.org>
kaptain (1:0.72-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Change maintainer name
* debian/copyright: update year, use "©" instead of "(C)", and make link
to GPL-2 explicit
* Update to Standards-Version 3.8.0, no changes needed
* Switch to debhelper v7 and reduce debian/rules
* Add ${misc:Depends} to debian/control to fix a Lintian warning
2008-05-30 - Tobias Toedter <toddy@debian.org>
kaptain (1:0.72-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Use hardening-wrapper on m68k as well
* Remove DM upload rights
* Change maintainer e-mail address
2008-03-10 - Tobias Toedter <t.toedter@gmx.net>
kaptain (1:0.72-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. Closes: #374191
* New maintainer, using DM upload. Closes: #467000
* Acknowledge NMUs:
- Thanks to LaMont Jones (1.1)
- Thanks to Luk Claes (1.2, 1.3)
- Thanks to Steinar H. Gunderson (1.4, 1.5). Closes: #375262, #375354
- Thanks to James Vega (1.6). Closes: #470189
* Update debhelper compatibility level to 5
* Fix formatting in debian/changelog
* Add homepage to debian/control
* Rephrase short description
* Add watch file
* Rewrite debian/copyright and convert to UTF-8
* Convert debian/kaptain.doc-base to UTF-8, update Section and current
file path
* Remove unnecessary Build-Depends
- Remove libqt3-compat-headers. Closes: #464472
* Use "-Wl,--as-needed" in LD_FLAGS to trim down list of unneeded
library dependencies
* Add autotools-dev to Build-Depends
* Add hardening-wrapper to Build-Depends and use it on every
architecture except m68k
* Remove Replaces: captain and Conflicts: captain, as that package
is not available in Debian since at least sarge
* Remove usr/sbin from debian/dirs
* Remove TODO from debian/docs, it's an empty file. Closes: #387733
* Remove debian/README.Debian, the information given is no longer true
* Rewrite debian/rules
* Install example scripts in correct location
* Install tutorial
* Do not install upstream's changelog, as it is an empty file
* Correct typos in manpage. Thanks to A. Costa. Closes: #394814
* Fix FTBFS with GCC 4.3: missing #includes. Thanks to Martin
Michlmayr for the patch. Closes: #417267
* Fix FTBFS on slow architectures due to timestamp issues.
Thanks to Roman Zippel for the patch. Closes: #394575
* After all those changes, update Standards-Version to 3.7.3
2008-03-09 - James Vega <jamessan@debian.org>
kaptain (1:0.71-1.6) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Explicitly include required headers to fix FTBFS with gcc-4.3.  (Closes:
* Fix the path for upstream's documentation so that it's actually installed
in the Debian package.  (Closes: #387733)
* Build without libqt3-compat-headers.  (Closes: #464472)

See Also

Package Description
karbon_2.8.5+dfsg-1+b2_amd64.deb vector graphics application for the Calligra Suite
karlyriceditor_1.11-1_amd64.deb Karaoke lyrics editor
karma-tools_0.1.2-2.3_amd64.deb Rio Karma access library [tools]
kasumi_2.5-5_amd64.deb Simple dictionary utility for Anthy
katarakt_0.0+git2014.09.11-1_amd64.deb simple PDF viewer with two layouts
kate-data_4.14.2-2_all.deb shared data files for Kate text editor
kate-syntax-go_1.3.3-1_all.deb Go programming language - Kate highlighting syntax files
kate_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb powerful text editor
katepart_4.14.2-2_amd64.deb embeddable text editor component
katomic_4.12.4-1_amd64.deb atomix puzzle game
kawari8_8.2.8-8_amd64.deb Pseudo AI Shiori module used to create ghosts for Ukagaka
kaya_0.4.4-6.2_amd64.deb A statically typed, imperative programming language
kazam_1.4.5-1_all.deb screencast and screenshot application created with design in mind
kbackup_0.8-2_amd64.deb Easy to use backup program
kball-data_0.0.20041216-8_all.deb game of skill and reflexes for all the family - data files