bugsx - program to evolve biomorphs using genetic algorithms

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Nonfree amd64
Package filename bugsx_1.08-12_amd64.deb
Package name bugsx
Package version 1.08
Package release 12
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category field::mathematics game::toys implemented-in::c interface::x11 non-free/math role::program science::visualisation scope::utility uitoolkit::xlib use::gameplaying use::learning x11::application
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
Download size 327.79 KB
Installed size 436.00 KB
bugsx is a program which draws biomorphs based
on parametric plots of Fourier sine and cosine series
and let's you play with them using genetic algorithms.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bugsx_1.08-12_i386.deb 1.08 i386 Debian Nonfree
bugsx - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7-1
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package bugsx_1.08-12_amd64.deb
Source Package bugsx

Install Howto

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




2008-04-09 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-12) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added a dependency on libxext-dev, which is needed now that libx11-dev
does not depend on it (closes: 475065)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.3 (no changes needed)
* Capitalized "needs" value and added a longtitle to the menu file
* Changed clean target to run distclean when Makefile exists, instead of
ignoring its exit status
* Fix "dependency" spelling errors in changelog
2007-08-10 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-11) unstable; urgency=low
* Added a desktop file (closes: 432462) and a call to dh_desktop
* Switched from deprecated dh_movefiles to dh_install
* Added a menu icon, just a simple rescaled snapshot of a part of the
screen, with transparent background.
2007-07-02 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Patched xbutil.c to avoid a buffer overflow (closes: 431374)
* Fixed the menu file (outdated path, missing quotes). Also changed section
to Games/Toys, since it's not really a math application as such
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.2 (no changes needed)
* Fixed section in manpage to 1x to match filename
* Updated DH compat version and build-dep to 5
* Updated year in the copyright
* Added a uscan watch file (closes: 377346)
2006-04-28 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-9) unstable; urgency=high
* Transition to xorg 7 (RC, thus high urgency):
- debian/bugsx.files: changed binary and manpage path to match new
standard-FHS X layout
- build-depend on xutils-dev for imake (closes: 364041, 348163)
* A proper review of the license text resulted in:
- added the whole text of "distribution policy" and my comment to
- moved to non-free
- more details in thread starting at:
* Improved description synopsis a little bit
2006-01-14 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Change build-dependency on xlibs-dev to libx11-dev, since the former was
removed from the archive. (closes: 346628)
2003-04-13 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
bugsx (1.08-7) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. (closes: #86636)
* Now using debhelper:
- corrected update-menu invocation
- don't create/remove the /usr/doc symlink
* Pay attention to DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS
* Upgraded standards-version
* Moved the binary and manpage to /usr/X11R6/{bin,man} (this is
where the imake-generated makefile would put them) and corrected
the path in menu file
2002-01-25 - Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de>
bugsx (1.08-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaned this package.
2001-02-03 - Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de>
bugsx (1.08-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. (closes: #68303)
* Remove the Makefile in the clean target.
* Added "-isp" to dpkg-gencontrol in debian/rules.
* Strip bugsx better.
* /usr/doc -> /usr/share/doc
* /usr/man -> /usr/share/man
* Added build dependencies.
* Standards-Version: 3.1.1
2000-12-22 - Martin Michlmayr <tbm@cyrius.com>
bugsx (1.08-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Maintainer set to Debian QA Group.
* Removed README.debian.
* Removed the emacs config directives from debian/changelog.
1999-03-25 - John Lapeyre <lapeyre@physics.arizona.edu>
bugsx (1.08-3) unstable; urgency=low
* link against glibc 2.1.1
* add to menu-system

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