libxkbfile-dev - X11 keyboard file manipulation library (development headers)

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libxkbfile-dev
Package version: 1.0.8
Package release: 1
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 327 B
Download size: 95.36 KB
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libxkbfile provides an interface to read and manipulate description files for XKB, the X11 keyboard configuration extension. This package contains the development headers for the library found in libxkbfile1. Non-developers likely have little use for this package. More information about X.Org can be found at: <URL:> This module can be found at git://



    Source package: libxkbfile

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKBbells.h
    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKBconfig.h
    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKBfile.h
    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKBrules.h
    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKM.h
    • /usr/include/X11/extensions/XKMformat.h
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libxkbfile.a
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/pkgconfig/xkbfile.pc
    • /usr/share/doc/libxkbfile-dev/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libxkbfile-dev/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libxkbfile-dev/copyright


    2012-04-21 - Julien Cristau <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Remove David Nusinow from Uploaders. * Don't require (fake)root for debian/rules clean. * Build-Depend on newer xutils-dev for util-macros 1.8. * Build for multiarch.

    2010-11-06 - Cyril Brulebois <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Switch from --list-missing to --fail-missing for additional safety.

    2010-03-11 - Cyril Brulebois <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.6-2) unstable; urgency=low [ Julien Cristau ] * Rename the build directory to not include DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE for no good reason. Thanks, Colin Watson! * Remove myself from Uploaders [ Cyril Brulebois ] * Add udeb needed for the graphical installer: libxkbfile1-udeb. * Bump the B-D on libx11-dev to make sure libxkbfile1-udeb gets a dependency on libx11-6-udeb. * Bump Standards-Version from 3.8.3 to 3.8.4 (no changes needed). * Add myself to Uploaders.

    2009-11-25 - Julien Cristau <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low [ Brice Goglin ] * Add a link to and a reference to the upstream module in the long description. [ Timo Aaltonen ] * New upstream release. + makes misc:typo option work (closes: #513356) * Run autoreconf on build. Add build-deps on automake, libtool and xutils-dev. * Parse space-separated DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS, and handle parallel=N. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3. * Move -dbg package to section debug. * Drop pre-dependency on x11-common from libxkbfile-dev. This was needed for upgrades from sarge.

    2008-03-21 - Julien Cristau <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Minor updates to debian/copyright to add download URL and more closely match upstream's COPYING file. * Remove Branden and Fabio from Uploaders with their permission, and add myself. * Don't build-depend on packages with a -1 debian revision. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.7.3. * Drop XS- prefix from Vcs-Git, add Vcs-Browser control field. * libxkbfile1 and libxkbfile1-dbg don't need a dependency on x11-common. * Use ${binary:Version} instead of the obsolete ${Source-Version}. * Move libxkbfile1 to Section: libs, libxkbfile{1-dbg,-dev} to libdevel.

    2007-04-13 - Drew Parsons <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low [ Julien Cristau ] * New upstream release (X11R7.2). * Drop obsolete CVS info from the descriptions, and add XS-Vcs-Git. * Install the upstream ChangeLog.

    2006-08-26 - Drew Parsons <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low * Bring X11R7.1 into unstable. * dbg package has priority extra.

    2006-08-06 - Drew Parsons <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.3-1) experimental; urgency=low * New upstream version (X11R7.1). * Don't install

    2006-07-17 - Andres Salomon <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.2-4) UNRELEASED; urgency=low * Test for obj-$(DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE) before creating it during build; idempotency fix. * Run dh_install w/ --list-missing. * Drop duplicate x11-common dep in -dev package. * Bump standards version to * Version x11-common pre-dep in -dev package to 1:7.0.0 to match the rest of Debian. * Bump debhelper compat to 5. * Fix dh_strip call to skip the -dbg package.

    2006-04-18 - David Nusinow <> libxkbfile (1:1.0.2-3) unstable; urgency=low * Reorder makeshlib command in rules file so that ldconfig is run properly. Thanks Drew Parsons and Steve Langasek.