libgnomecanvas2-doc - powerful object-oriented display engine - documentation files

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libgnomecanvas2-doc
Package version 2.30.3
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 502 B
Download size 67.49 KB
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The canvas widget is a powerful and extensible object-oriented display
engine. A GnomeCanvasItem is a GtkObject representing some element of the
display, such as an image, a rectangle, an ellipse, or some text. You can
refer to this architecture as structured graphics; the canvas lets you deal
with graphics in terms of items, rather than an undifferentiated grid of
This package contains documentation files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libgnomecanvas2-doc_2.30.3-2_all.deb 2.30.3 all Debian Main
libgnomecanvas2-doc - - -


Type URL
Binary Package libgnomecanvas2-doc_2.30.3-2_all.deb
Source Package libgnomecanvas

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libgnomecanvas2-doc deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libgnomecanvas2-doc




2013-12-27 - Josselin Mouette <>
libgnomecanvas (2.30.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to multiarch. Closes: #695556.
+ Require a MA libglade.
+ Update build-dependencies.
+ Make library and devel packages MA: same, make -common MA: 
+ Update installation paths.
* Drop gnome:Version.
* Move to section oldlibs.
* Use dh-autoreconf.
* 99_ltmain_as-needed.patch: dropped, obsolete.
* 02_link.patch: new patch. Correctly link the demos.
2011-07-30 - Michael Biebl <>
libgnomecanvas (2.30.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Josselin Mouette ]
* Fix -dbg package description. Closes: #588605.
[ Michael Biebl ]
* New upstream release. Closes: #629918
* debian/watch:
- Switch to .bz2 tarballs.
- Don't run uupdate.
* Switch to dpkg source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Remove obsolete debian/libgnomecanvas2-{common,dev}.files.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2. No further changes.
* Remove old Conflicts/Replaces which are no longer necessary.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
- Update Build-Depends on debhelper.
- Strip debian/tmp/ from .install files.
* Stop installing libtool .la files.
* Small updates to the description synopsis.
2010-04-01 - David Weinehall <>
libgnomecanvas (2.30.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+ debian/patches/01_canvasassert.patch,
+ debian/patches/99_ltmain_as-needed.patch:
- Refreshed.
+ debian/rules:
- Added --enable-glade to DEB_CONFIGURE_EXTRA_FLAGS
* debian/
+ Bump Standards version to 3.8.4 (No changes needed).
+ Build-Depend on debhelper (>= 5) since we use compat level 5.
2009-04-28 - Josselin Mouette <>
libgnomecanvas (2.26.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Sven Arvidsson ]
* Add a -dbg package (Closes: #286973)
* Bump debhelper compatibility to v5.
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* debian/libgnomecanvas2-doc.doc-base: fix section.
[ Josselin Mouette ]
* Build-depend on libgail-dev 1.9.0. Closes: #506012.
* Add libglib2.0-doc and libgtk2.0-doc to b-d-i to ensure proper
* New upstream release.
* Update list of copyright holders.
* 99_ltmain_as-needed.patch: updated for the new libtool version.
* Fix section for debugging package.
* Remove doc-base file, it duplicates the job of devhelp.
* Don’t use -1 in build-dependencies.
* Wrap dependencies, add missing ${misc:Depends} and fix some 
2007-10-25 - Sebastian Dröge <>
libgnomecanvas ( unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream bugfix release.
2007-10-14 - Sebastian Dröge <>
libgnomecanvas (2.20.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, with translation updates.
2007-09-18 - Sebastian Dröge <>
libgnomecanvas (2.20.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Loic Minier ]
* Don't include as it's already included by
[ Sebastian Dröge ]
* New upstream release.
* Upload to unstable, drop check-dist include.
* debian/patches/99_ltmain_as-needed.patch:
+ Updated for the new version.
2007-09-09 - Sebastian Dröge <>
libgnomecanvas (2.19.2-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
+ Patch 99_ltmain_as-needed.patch updated.
* debian/
+ Add libgail-dev to the dependencies of the -dev package.
2007-08-04 - Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <>
libgnomecanvas (2.19.1-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
+ debian/rules: Include again
+ debian/
- Split build-deps to multiple lines
- Add new libgail-dev build-dep
- Bump Standards-Version (no changes needed)
- Use ${binary:Version} instead of ${Source-Version}

See Also

Package Description
libgnomecanvasmm-2.6-1c2a_2.26.0-1.1_amd64.deb C++ wrappers for libgnomecanvas2 (shared library)
libgnomecanvasmm-2.6-dev_2.26.0-1.1_amd64.deb C++ wrappers for libgnomecanvas2 (development files)
libgnomecanvasmm-2.6-doc_2.26.0-1.1_all.deb C++ wrappers for libgnomecanvas2 (documentation)
libgnomedesktop2.0-cil-dev_2.26.0-8_all.deb CLI binding for GNOME Desktop 2.24
libgnomedesktop2.20-cil_2.26.0-8_all.deb CLI binding for GNOME Desktop 2.24
libgnomekbd-common_3.6.0-1_all.deb GNOME library to manage keyboard configuration - common files
libgnomekbd-dev_3.6.0-1_amd64.deb GNOME library to manage keyboard configuration - development files
libgnomekbd8_3.6.0-1_amd64.deb GNOME library to manage keyboard configuration - shared library
libgnomeui-0_2.24.5-3_amd64.deb GNOME user interface library - runtime files
libgnomeui-common_2.24.5-3_all.deb GNOME user interface library - common files
libgnomeui-dev_2.24.5-3_amd64.deb GNOME user interface library - development files
libgnomeui-doc_2.24.5-3_all.deb GNOME user interface library - documentation files
libgnomevfs2-0_2.24.4-6+b1_amd64.deb GNOME Virtual File System (runtime libraries)
libgnomevfs2-bin_2.24.4-6+b1_amd64.deb GNOME Virtual File System (support binaries)
libgnomevfs2-common_2.24.4-6_all.deb GNOME Virtual File System (common files)