Description - General purpose image viewer for GNUstep

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name
Package version 0.8.5
Package release 10+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 239 B
Download size 55.94 KB
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Preview is an application that can be used to display images. It is
designed to be easy to use and will support all GNUstep features (images
design support, pasteboard/services, printing and layout...). It tries to
follow the NeXTSTEP spirit.


Package Version Architecture Repository
preview.app_0.8.5-10+b1_amd64.deb 0.8.5 amd64 Debian Main - - -


Name Value
gnustep-back0.24 >= 0.24.0
gnustep-base-runtime >= 1.24.6
gnustep-fslayout-fhs -
gnustep-gui-runtime >= 0.24.0
libc6 >= 2.3.6-6~
libgnustep-base1.24 >= 1.24.6
libgnustep-gui0.24 >= 0.24.0
libobjc4 >= 4.6


Type URL
Binary Package preview.app_0.8.5-10+b1_i386.deb
Source Package

Install Howto

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




2014-06-22 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-10) unstable; urgency=low
* 728319.patch by Yavor Doganov <> (Closes: #728319)
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version: 3.9.5
* debian/copyright: date modified
2012-06-24 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-9) unstable; urgency=low
* gcc-4.7.patch by Yavor Doganov <> (Closes: #667875)
* debian/control:
+ bumped Standards-Version: 3.9.3
+ Added Debian GNUstep maintainers as uploaders
+ Added Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser fields
* debian/rules: added "-z relro" to LDFLAGS to prevent hardening-no-relro
2010-05-18 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Added debian/patches/compilation-errors.patch: Fix FTBFS with
gnustep-gui/0.18.0 (Closes: #581970)
* debian/rules: noopt modifications to work with
gnustep-make/2.4.x (Closes: #581971)
* debian/control: bumped Standards-Version: 3.8.4 (no changes needed)
2009-12-28 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Corrected preinst script to comply with the directory layout
set by the new version of gnustep-make (Closes: #562812)
* debian/control: added dependency on ${misc:Depends}
2009-11-28 - Federico Gimenez Nieto <> (0.8.5-6) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (closes: #454450)
* Added debian/source/format for 3.0 (quilt) new source format
* Added debian/watch file
* Added debian/ with code to install Resource files 
under /usr/share/GNUstep and create a symbolic link from 
/usr/lib/GNUstep/Applications/ on install or upgrade
(adapted from, thanks Yavor Doganov <>)
* debian/compat: updated compat version to 5
* debian/control:
+ Modified Section from 'graphics' to 'gnustep'
+ Bumped Standars-Version to 3.8.3
+ Modified debhelper version on Build-Depends field (4->5)
+ Corrected typo at Description field
+ Removed version dependency on libgnustep-gui-dev
(0.14 is in Lenny) and gnustep-make entirely (pulled in by the
dependency chain, thanks Yavor)
+ Added ${gnustep:Depends} to Depends field (thanks Yavor)
+ Added dependency on imagemagic to generate xpm icon
* debian/copyright:
+ Modified link to GPL-2 license
+ Added maintainer information
* debian/rules:
+ Moved install-related commands from the binary-indep to the install
+ Exported GNUSTEP_MAKEFILES and replaced gs_make by $(MAKE) (thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to define flags for optimized builds, preventing a GNUstep 
make bug and build. Added also 'messages=yes' to the $(MAKE) invocation to 
make the build log verbose (thanks Yavor)
+ Added gsdh_gnustep to the binary_arch target, this will prevent the 
installation on systems that have Debian GNUstep packages configured not 
to follow the FHS (thanks Yavor)
+ Added LDFLAGS definition to get rid of the dpkg-shlibdeps warnings 
(thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to remove empty directories
+ Added code to move the Resources directory to /usr/share/GNUstep
and add a symlynk if the installation follows the FHS (adapted from, thanks Yavor)
+ Added code to install the xpm icon (adapted from, thanks Yavor)
* debian/dirs: removed /usr/share/lintian/overrides  
* debian/Preview.desktop: upgraded Version field (0.94->1.0, the version of 
the spec) and removed the MimeType field because doesn't support 
command-line options (thanks Yavor)
* debian/menu: declared xpm icon to use (thanks Yavor)
2007-12-07 - Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez <> (0.8.5-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaning package, setting maintainer to the Debian QA Group.

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