khmerconverter - converts between legacy Khmer encodings and Unicode

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: khmerconverter
Package version: 1.4
Package release: 1
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 285 B
Download size: 43.13 KB
Official Mirror:
khmerconverter converts files between Unicode and the legacy Khmer encodings based on fonts using the ASCII/ANSI range. It currently supports plain text files, OpenDocument files (ODT) and HTML files encoded with UTF-8 and the ABC, ABC-ZWSP, Baidok, Fk, Khek, Limon and Truth legacy Khmer fonts. Please install python-tk and tix to use the graphical interface (GUI). Homepage:



    Source package: khmerconverter

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/khmerconverter
    • /usr/share/applications/khmerconverter.desktop
    • /usr/share/doc/khmerconverter/README
    • /usr/share/doc/khmerconverter/TODO
    • /usr/share/doc/khmerconverter/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/khmerconverter/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/khmerconverter/copyright
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/fontdata.xml
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/khmerconverter/modules/
    • /usr/share/man/man1/khmerconverter.1.gz
    • /usr/share/menu/khmerconverter
    • /usr/share/pixmaps/khmerconverter.png
    • /usr/share/pixmaps/khmerconverter.xpm
    • /usr/share/python-support/khmerconverter.dirs


    2007-09-07 - Soputtra San <> khmerconverter (1.4-1) unstable; urgency=low * Package adopted from Paul Wise * New upstream release - Change the focus from using tab to mouse - Add support for additional fonts: Content, Muol Light, Muol Pali, Siemreap * Minor build changes: - Switching from `quilt' to `dpatch' - Change from "Apps" to "Applications" in the menu item - Remove "Encoding=UTF-8" from khmerconvert.desktop

    2007-05-08 - Paul Wise <> khmerconverter (1.3-3) unstable; urgency=low * Generate the manual page in the current dir instead (Closes: #422641) * Run the failing tests but ignore their results for now

    2007-04-19 - Paul Wise <> khmerconverter (1.3-2) unstable; urgency=low * Upload to unstable

    2007-02-20 - Paul Wise <> khmerconverter (1.3-1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream release - remove python2.3-support.patch (accepted upstream) * Change my email address now that I'm a Debian Developer * Suggest ttf-khmeros for viewing Khmer Unicode documents * Strip useless info from README.TXT, ship as README * Strip some blank lines from TODO.TXT, ship as TODO * Use a proper short description in the manual page * Enable some of the tests that now complete successfully * Don't use dh_python since it is depreciated * Don't ship fontdata.dtd since it is not needed * Ship fontdata.xml outside the python modules directory * Convert upstream .ico to PNG and XPM and use in menus * Make khmerconverter.desktop file valid * Clean up debian/rules a bit

    2006-06-27 - Paul Wise <> khmerconverter (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #333331)