plotutils - GNU plotutils command line tools based on libplot

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name plotutils
Package version 2.6
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 963 B
Download size 635.42 KB
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The GNU plotting utilities include programs for plotting
two-dimensional scientific data.  They are built on top of GNU
`libplot', a library for device-independent two-dimensional vector


Package Version Architecture Repository
plotutils_2.6-3_amd64.deb 2.6 amd64 Debian Main
plotutils - - -


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dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -
libc6 >= 2.7
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libplot2c2 -
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


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spline <= 1.0-4


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spline <= 1.0-4


Type URL
Binary Package plotutils_2.6-3_i386.deb
Source Package plotutils

Install Howto

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




2012-03-06 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.3, no changes needed
* Build-depend on libpng-dev instead of libpng12-dev (closes: #662469)
* Re-work package descriptions to not start with an article
* Add debian/source/options and set extend-diff-ignore to ignore
all files modified by auroreconf.
2011-03-14 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Correct svg syntax error (thanks Roland Stigge) (closes: #617993).
* Add fix for libpng 1.5 (patch from Thomas Klausner).
* Fix Hershey pointing hands glyphs (patch from Roland M├╝nzberg).
* Update maitainer email address.
2011-02-16 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #590323).
* Convert to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
* Add debian/hersheydemo.1 for manpage of hersheydemo.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1:
- No longer install libtool .la files
* debian/rules: let install targets depend on build targets rather
then binary targets depend on both build and install.
* debian/ do not back up ltconfig and, they
are no longer shipped upstream.
* Add Vcs-* headers to debian/control.
* Use --list-missing for dh_install
* Use dh_autoreconf instead of custom debian/ script.
* Add some libplot doc files to libplot2c2.installdocs.
2009-09-19 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Build-depend on debhelper >= 7.2.17 to use triggers to install
the info documents instead of install-info (Closes: #546669).
- Bump standards-version to 3.8.3.
* debian/rules: remove generated config.status.lineno on clean.
2009-06-25 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/01_configure_ac.dpatch: add AC_PROG_CXX (Closes: #526583).
* debian/control: add Homepage field, bump standards-version to 3.8.2.
* debian/README.source: added to comply with Policy section 4.14.
* debian/rules: don't ignore errors from "make distclean".
* debian/copyright: update blurb to standard GPL v2 or later notice.
* debian/source.lintian-overrides: added.
2007-05-10 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2006-12-01 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.5-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Dropped dpatch patches: 01, 02, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 12, 13.
* 10_repair_postscript.dpatch: fonts are fixed upstream so that part of
patch is dropped.
* debian/ drop acconfig.h, replace by config.hin.
* debian/README.Debian: dropped as 2.4 was in oldstable as well as stable.
* debian/rules:
- Add AUTOMAKE variable to autoreconf call.
- Introduce $(confflags) so that --host is not passed to configure when
not cross-compiling, since it enters corss-compile mode otherwise.
* Add new dpatch: 01_configure_ac to enable AM_MAINTAINER_MODE.
* debian/compat: increased debhelper compatibility to 5.
2006-06-10 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.4.1-15) unstable; urgency=low
* 14_manpage_spline.dpatch: correct long option of -n (Closes: #247208).
* debian/control: changed maintainer email address, old will expire soon.
* Changed libpng12-0-dev (virtual) to libpng12-dev (real) in Build-Depends.
2005-07-10 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.4.1-14) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: libplot-dev now depends on libplot2c2 instead
of the old (before C++ ABI transition) libplot2.
* debian/control: changed libplot-dev section to libdevel.
* debian/control: increased standards version to 3.6.2 (no changes needed).

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