libfs6 - X11 Font Services library

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libfs6
Package version 1.0.6
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 68 B
Download size 35.80 KB
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libFS, the Font Services library, provides various functions useful to
X11 font servers, and clients connecting to font servers.  It is not used
outside of these implementations.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This module can be found at


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfs6_1.0.6-1+b1_i386.deb 1.0.6 i386 Debian Main
libfs6 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package libfs6_1.0.6-1+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package libfs

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libfs6 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libfs6




2014-07-13 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Remove Cyril from Uploaders.
* Use dh_prep instead of dh_clean -k.
2013-06-16 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bump debhelper compat level to 7.
* Use dpkg-buildflags.
* Disable silent rules.
2013-05-13 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.4-1+deb7u1) wheezy-security; urgency=high
* Sign extension issue and integer overflow in FSOpenServer()
2012-03-25 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Delete debian/xsfbs/, it's no longer used in this package.
* Don't require fakeroot for debian/rules clean.
* Remove David Nusinow and Brice Goglin from Uploaders.
* Run autoreconf at build time.
* Add build-arch and build-indep debian/rules targets.
* Build for multiarch.
* Install FSlib.txt in libfs-dev.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3.
2010-11-19 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libfs (2:1.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* Drop pre-dependency on x11-common from libfs-dev. This was needed
for upgrades from sarge.
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Remove myself from Uploaders.
* Rename the build directory to not include DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE for no
good reason.  Thanks, Colin Watson!
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* New upstream release.
* Wrap build-deps.
* Switch from --list-missing to --fail-missing for additional safety.
* Exclude from dh_install accordingly.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2009-07-27 - Brice Goglin <>
libfs (2:1.0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Add a link to and a reference to the upstream module
in the long description.
* Add README.source, bump Standards-Version to 3.8.2.
* Move the -dbg package to section debug.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2008-05-25 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Install the upstream ChangeLog.
* Add upstream URL and missing copyright holders and licenses to
debian/copyright, based on upstream's new COPYING file.
2008-05-11 - Julien Cristau <>
libfs (2:1.0.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove outdated cvs information from the package descriptions, and add
Vcs-* headers.
* Remove Branden and Fabio from Uploaders with their permission.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.3.
* Don't build-depend on packages with a -1 debian revision.
* libfs6 and libfs6-dbg don't need to depend on x11-common.
* Use ${binary:Version} instead of the deprecated  ${Source-Version}.
* Add Section control fields for binary packages.
* autoreconf with current autotools to get updated config.{guess,sub}.
2006-08-29 - David Nusinow <>
libfs (2:1.0.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Andres Salomon ]
* Test for obj-$(DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE) before creating it during build;
idempotency fix.
* Run dh_install w/ --list-missing.
[ Drew Parsons ]
* dbg package has priority extra.
[ David Nusinow ]
* Version pre-depends on x11-common to bring things in line with policy
* Policy bump to
* Debhelper compat bump to 5
2006-04-18 - David Nusinow <>
libfs (2:1.0.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Reorder makeshlib command in rules file so that ldconfig is run
properly. Thanks Drew Parsons and Steve Langasek.

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