libxkbcommon-x11-0 - library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libxkbcommon-x11-0
Package version 0.4.3
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 91 B
Download size 37.63 KB
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This package provides an add-on library called xkbcommon-x11, to support
creating keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol, by querying the X server directly.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This module can be found at


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.4.3-2_i386.deb 0.4.3 i386 Debian Main
libxkbcommon-x11-0 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.17
libxcb-xkb1 -
libxcb1 >= 1.6
libxkbcommon0 = 0.4.3-2
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.4.3-2_amd64.deb
Source Package libxkbcommon

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libxkbcommon-x11-0 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libxkbcommon-x11-0




2014-09-16 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-2) unstable; urgency=high
* d/p/0001-Remove-linux-input.h-include-from-test-x11comp.c.patch:
+ Patch from Pino Toscano to fix the build on !linux. Closes: #760624.
* debian/control,
+ Enable quilt as the patch system.
* High urgency for RC bug fix.
2014-09-05 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #750129).
* Add build-dependencies used by new "x11comp" test:
+ x11-xkb-utils
+ xvfb
(The test is supposed to skipped when these are not available,
but actually it freezes.)
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* Upload to unstable.
2014-07-23 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make libxkbcommon-x11 depend on the same version of libxkbcommon0
(Closes: #755724)
2014-07-18 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release.
* libxkbcommon0.symbols: Added three new symbols.
[ Michael Stapelberg ]
* Make libxkbcommon-x11-dev depend on libxcb1-dev and libxcb-xkb-dev which
it specifies in Requires.private. This is necessary for static builds.
2014-02-09 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. This introduces the new binary packages
libxkbcommon-x11-{0,dev} (Closes: #737391)
* Canonicalize Vcs-*
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.5 (no changes necessary)
2013-09-10 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Cherry-pick ec9a02 from upstream, fixes FTBFS on hurd. Closes: #717723.
* Re-enable the test suite on !linux. Thanks Pino Toscano. Closes: #715560.
2013-06-09 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release 0.2.0. (Closes: #691699)
* libxkbcommon-dev.install: Add new headers, rename existing.
* control: Update Standards-Version, no changes.
* watch: Updated.
* control: Remove the comments about the experimental status, this is
an actual release.
* control: Use debhelper 9 and convert to multiarch.
* control: Update the descriptions.
* rules: Don't hardcode shlibs to the package version, this is an actual
release now.
* Use source format 1.0.
* Add libxkbcommon0.symbols.
* copyright: Remove the note about no tarballs, add upstream url.
* control: Added homepage.
* rules: Replace old tarball target with generic gentarball target.
* rules: Don't run tests on !linux.
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* debian/watch:
+ Look for .xz tarballs.
* New upstream release 0.3.1.
* debian/libxkbcommon0.symbols:
+ Add Build-Depends-Package field.
+ Add new symbols.
* debian/rules:
+ Pass -c4 to dpkg-gensymbols to abort the build if there are any
new or missing symbols.
+ Make the build verbose.
2012-02-10 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libxkbcommon (0.1.0~1-1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Fix short description for libxkbcommon-dev.
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* Merge master up to c19661b965.

See Also

Package Description
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.4.3-2_amd64.deb library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol - development files
libxkbcommon0_0.4.3-2_amd64.deb library interface to the XKB compiler - shared library
libxkbfile-dev_1.0.8-1_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library (development headers)
libxkbfile1_1.0.8-1_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library
libxklavier-dev_5.2.1-1_amd64.deb Development files for libxklavier
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libxml++2.6-doc_2.36.0-2.1_all.deb HTML interface documentation and examples for libxml++
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