mapcache-tools - tile caching server - tools

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: mapcache-tools
Package version: 1.2.1
Package release: 2+b1
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 88 B
Download size: 20.19 KB
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This package provides command-line utilities for MapCache. MapCache is a server that implements tile caching to speed up access to WMS layers. The primary objectives are to be fast and easily deployable, while offering the essential features (and more!) expected from a tile caching solution.



    Source package: mapcache

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/mapcache_seed
    • /usr/share/doc/mapcache-tools/changelog.Debian.amd64.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/mapcache-tools/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/mapcache-tools/copyright
    • /usr/share/lintian/overrides/mapcache-tools
    • /usr/share/man/man1/mapcache_seed.1.gz


    2014-02-28 - Bas Couwenberg <> mapcache (1.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=low * Add gpb.conf to use pristine-tar by default. * Use dh commands instead of CMake directly. * Enable parallel builds. * Drop lintian override for debian-watch-may-check-gpg-signature, shouldn't override pedantic tags. * Don't create /var/cache/mapcache in postinst, use libapache2-mod-mapcache.dirs instead. (closes: #740327) * Also remove generated man pages on clean.

    2014-01-03 - Bas Couwenberg <> mapcache (1.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5, no changes required. * Drop soname.patch, applied upstream. * Add lintian override for debian-watch-may-check-gpg-signature, upstream doesn't provide signatures for verification. * Add lintian override for no-upstream-changelog, no changes in source.

    2013-12-12 - Francesco Paolo Lovergine <> mapcache (1.2.0-2) unstable; urgency=low [ Bas Couwenberg ] * Change priority to optional. [ Francesco Paolo Lovergine ] * Changed to libgdal-dev b-d.

    2013-09-11 - Bas Couwenberg <> mapcache (1.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release 1.2.0. (closes: #712377) * Update watch file for github releases. * Build system changed from autotools to cmake. * Drop patches: - includepath.patch (no longer required) - fixwithmapserv.patch (libtool no longer used) - libmapcache_hardening.patch (libtool no longer used) - demo_service_js_typos.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_valid_js_var.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_html5_doctype.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_html_charset.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_list_newlines.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_page_height.patch (applied upstream) - demo_service_indenting.patch (applied upstream) - mapcache_seed_non_zero_exit.patch (applied upstream) - mapcache_seed_delete_mode.patch (applied upstream) - mapcache_seed_typo.patch (applied upstream) * Use pkgkde-gensymbols & pkgkde-symbolshelper to handle symbols. * Add patch to use a versioned SONAME. * SONAME of libmapcache changed from to * Update libmapcache symbols for 1.2.0 on amd64. * Enable verbose make output. * Call ldconfig in libmapcache postinst and postrm. * Update libmapserver dependency for MapServer 6.4.0. * Add patch to include mapserver cmake package. * Build-Depend on libtiff-dev for libtiff5 transition.