pspresent - fullscreen PostScript presentation tool

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pspresent
Package version 1.3
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 68 B
Download size 12.62 KB
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pspresent is a tool that displays PostScript slides in fullscreen, for
giving presentations.  Navigation is simple: spacebar goes forward one
slide, backspace takes you back one slide.  The escape key quits.  The
display itself is double-buffered giving seamless transitions between


Package Version Architecture Repository
pspresent_1.3-4_amd64.deb 1.3 amd64 Debian Main
pspresent - - -


Name Value
ghostscript-x -
libc6 >= 2.1
libx11-6 -
libxinerama1 -


Type URL
Binary Package pspresent_1.3-4_i386.deb
Source Package pspresent

Install Howto

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




2009-11-01 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Bug fix: "obsolete build-dep on x-dev", thanks to  (Closes: #515501)
* Bug fix: "depends on obsolete gs package", thanks to Julien BLACHE.
(Closes: #532066)
* Update debhelper compat to 7.
- Update build dependency to 7.
- Replace dh_clean -k with dh_prep.
* Update standards-version to 3.8.3.
* Fix copyright and path to GPLv2.
* Remove libXext from the linked libraries as its symbols are unused.
* Right injustices.  (Closes: #543441)
2007-11-11 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated watch file to format version 3.
2007-11-11 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update standards version.
* Make lintian clean.
* Bug fix: "pspresent: [PATCH] Automatic (timed) slideshow mode", thanks
to Julien BLACHE (Closes: #291982).
* Bug fix: "pspresent -o: please define a meaningful class and/or
resource", thanks to Vincent Lefevre (Closes: #303532).
2006-04-04 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.  (Closes: #358084)
* Acknowlegde NMU.  Thanks Steinar.  (Closes: #347020, 349179)
* Bumped standards version to 3.6.2 (no other changes required).
* Updated FSF address to appease lintian.
2006-01-21 - Steinar H. Gunderson <>
pspresent (1.2-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Replace build-dependency on xlibs-dev with an explicit build-dependency
on each required package. (Closes: #347020)
2005-04-24 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.  (Closes: #290436)
2004-07-26 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bumped standards version.  No package changes.
2003-08-27 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix duplicated manpage, thanks Ian (Closes: #204404)
* Updated to Standards Version
2003-07-03 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- command line options to control orientation (Closes: #182508)
- ability to jump to a given slide (Closes: #182844)
- no longer pastes clipboard text when exiting with middle mouse
button (Closes: #182842)
* Manual page now included in upstream.
2003-02-15 - Jamie Wilkinson <>
pspresent (0.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.  (Closes: #181049)
* Wrote manual page.

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