maitreya - Software for Vedic and western astrology

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name maitreya
Package version 7.0.7
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 47.16 KB
Download size 6.23 MB
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Free software for western and Vedic astrology (Jyotish). Supports
classical Vedic astrology, KP system and parts of Jaimini
system. Western part includes Uranian astrology. Platforms: Win32,
Linux and UNIX.


Package Version Architecture Repository
maitreya_7.0.7-1_i386.deb 7.0.7 i386 Debian Main
maitreya - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libfontconfig1 >= 2.11
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9
libstdc++6 >= 4.9
libswe0 >=
libwxbase3.0-0 >= 3.0.1
libwxgtk3.0-0 >= 3.0.1
libwxsqlite3-3.0-0 -


Type URL
Binary Package maitreya_7.0.7-1_amd64.deb
Source Package maitreya

Install Howto

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




2014-08-14 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* upgrade to release 7.0.7 (Closes: 749974) 
* undo NDEBUG hack
2014-06-25 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* upgrade to release 7.0.6 
* use wx3.0 rather than wx2.8
2014-05-06 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* upgrade to release 7.0.5
* Standards-Version: 3.9.5
* update copyright file for font under OFL
2014-05-06 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* upgrade to release 7.0.4
2014-05-05 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* fix font name in Recommends, change font- to fonts-  (Closes: 734711)
* fix Vcs-browser: field (Closes: 742288)
* change fonts package from "any" to "all" (Closes: 746983)
2013-08-25 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (7.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version 7.0.3
* maitreya6 becomes maitreya7
* locations.dat removed.
* copyright adds GeoNames.
* upgrade Standards-Version: 3.9.4
* fix Vcs-Git Vcs-browse
* debian/compat to 9
* disable rpath
* add keywords to .desktop file
* replace internal sqlite3, wxsqlite3 with linking to external libraries
(convenience copies of code)
* add atlas/* to files to be installed.
2012-04-05 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (6.0.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* upgrade copyright to dep-5
2012-02-24 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (6.0.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* upgrade to Standards-Version: 2.9.3
* rename font-maitreya to fonts-maitreya (Closes: 660972)
* remove unneeded override with new standard: font-maitreya.lintian-overrides
* Note that fonts-maitreya has font not Unicode encoded. (Closes: 660973)
* rename font-maitreya properly, with conflits and replace.
2012-02-19 - Paul Elliott <>
maitreya (6.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: 646894)
* remove internal static libswe use external package libswe instead.
* remove pcalc.h as requested by astrodienst.
* upgrade to dh 7 simplify rules file
* split out font package as required by debian policy 11.8.5
* fix descriptions
* add watch file
* withhold email address of previous maintainer with override
* font package is split out; but lintian still complains
* because of bug in lintian #646838
* ${datarootdir} not understood in; change to /usr/share
* in change section="Education/Miscellaneous" to
as required by Debian Menu sub-policy chapter 2.
* add man page for maitreya_textclient
* add man page for maitreya6.bin and maitreya6
* set Standards-Version: 3.9.2
* force autoreconf
* add vcs fields for use with alioth collab-maint
* fix bad distro
2011-06-28 - M. Pettau <>
maitreya (6.0.5) stable; urgency=low
* Bugfix: Sarvatobhadra: wrong display of planets (Abhijit/Sravana only)
* Bugfix: EclipseView: list grows on each update (obsolet items)

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