lrzsz - Tools for zmodem/xmodem/ymodem file transfer

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name lrzsz
Package version 0.12.21
Package release 7
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 211 B
Download size 87.31 KB
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Lrzsz is a cosmetically modified zmodem/ymodem/xmodem package built
from the public-domain version of Chuck Forsberg's rzsz package.
These programs use error correcting protocols ({z,x,y}modem) to send
(sz, sx, sb) and receive (rz, rx, rb) files over a dial-in serial port
from a variety of programs running under various operating systems.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lrzsz_0.12.21-7_i386.deb 0.12.21 i386 Debian Main
lrzsz - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15


Type URL
Binary Package lrzsz_0.12.21-7_amd64.deb
Source Package lrzsz

Install Howto

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




2013-12-30 - Martin A. Godisch <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed file permissions.
2013-12-28 - Martin A. Godisch <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed source format to v3.0 (quilt).
* Updated build script.
* Fixed copyright file.
* Added watch file.
* Updated standards version.
2009-11-22 - Martin A. Godisch <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer upload, closes: #556238.
Thanks to Josip Rodin for his work.
* Removed build-dependency on debhelper.
* Added build-dependency on autotools-dev.
* Cut Debian diff.gz into pieces.
* Updated FSF address in copyright file.
* Updated German po file, added build-dependency on gettext.
Closes: #313992, thanks to Jens Seidel and Tobias Toedter.
* Fixed missing includes (compiler warnings).
* Fixed typo in sz manpage.
* Fixed linking to libnsl.
* Removed changelog emacs settings.
* Updated standards version.
2006-01-10 - Joey Hess <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-4.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Rebuilt with current debhelper, finishing the /usr/doc transition.
Closes: #322762
* Rebuilt with a current toolchain, now it's prelinkable.
Closes: #288084
* Appled man page typo fix patch from A Costa. Closes: #311459
2001-03-25 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated for Standards-Version: 3.5.2.
* Added touch before make invocation in order to stop
autoheader from running.
1999-09-19 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Newish upstream version, (990823 in CVS).
* Updated for Policy 3.x.
* Misc. fixes for debian/*.
1999-06-20 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed definition of strstr, advised by upstream maintainer, to
get it to compile on glibc2.1, as John Goerzen and Bart Warmerdam
noticed (fixes: #39429 #39812).
1999-06-06 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.21-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (990604 in CVS).
* Cleaned up the diff by removing unneeded .deps/ files and not changing
aclocal et al.
1999-02-07 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.20-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't install ansi2knr.1 manpage, closing bug #33121
1999-02-07 - Josip Rodin <>
lrzsz (0.12.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.
* Althought version number doesn't indicate that, this version is
today's CVS snapshot from
* This release fixes following bugs: #8373 #11208 #16170 #16744 #17210.
* Package is lintian clean.

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