dvdisaster - data loss/scratch/aging protection for CD/DVD media

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename dvdisaster_0.72.4-2_i386.deb
Package name dvdisaster
Package version 0.72.4
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category hardware::storage:cd hardware::storage:dvd interface::graphical interface::x11 otherosfs role::program uitoolkit::gtk use::checking use::storing works-with-format::iso9660 works-with::TODO x11::application
Homepage http://dvdisaster.net/
License -
Maintainer Optical Media Tools Team <pkg-opt-media-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Download size 403.16 KB
Installed size 1.65 MB
dvdisaster provides a margin of safety against data loss on CD and DVD media
caused by scratches or aging media. It creates error correction data which is
used to recover unreadable sectors if the disc becomes damaged at a later time.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dvdisaster_0.72.4-2_amd64.deb 0.72.4 amd64 Debian Main
dvdisaster - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.31.8
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
xdg-utils -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package dvdisaster_0.72.4-2_i386.deb
Source Package dvdisaster

Install Howto

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




2016-12-23 - Carlos Maddela <e7appew@gmail.com>
dvdisaster (0.72.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Make builds reproducible:
+ Use the Debian changelog details to derive a build number and date.
+ Don't build with source path embedded in binary.
* debian/control:
+ Update to Standards Version 3.9.8.
- Format security warnings required fixing in tools/memory.c as
a result.
+ Update VCS details.
+ Remove obsolete DM-Upload-Alllowed control field.
+ Perform wrap and sort.
+ Mark dvdisaster-doc as a multi-arch foreign package.
* debian/rules:
+ Build with all hardening flags set.
+ Link required libraries as needed.
+ Fix installation of desktop file and icon images.
+ Tidy up installation of doc files.
+ Fix clean up.
+ Separate binary-arch and binary-indep rules.
+ Silence deprecated API warnings.
* debian/*:
+ Update uscan rules.
+ Drop debian/dvdisaster.menu file in favour of desktop file.
+ Convert copyright file into proper DEP5 format and update.
+ Drop no longer required debian/pixmaps/dvdisaster.xpm.
+ Add debian/dvdisaster-doc.doc-base file.
+ Add link to html docs in dvdisaster-doc package.
+ Remove unnecessary duplication of doc files in the two packages.
+ Link all duplicate doc files.
+ Fix installation of thumbnails for Czech doco.
* debian/patches/*:
+ Fix headers to work with git-buildpackage, retaining as much
meta info as possible.
+ Fix GNU Make detection. (Closes: #848811)
+ Fix path of GPL-2 license in 05-help-dialog.patch. (Closes: #708384)
+ Fix all warnings except for those related to deprecated API.
(Closes: #748416)
+ Use non-size-specific icon and add keywords to desktop file.
+ Fix spelling: upto -> up to
+ Fix missing language fields in PO files.
+ Update help dialog to show link to the new Debian package tracker.
+ Update copyright notice in about dialog.
+ Allow ShowTextFile() to work with absolute path names.
+ Fix display of changelog, credits and to-do files.
+ Remove link to the newsfeed, to fix Lintian privacy-breach-generic
warning. The news feed no longer works anyway.
2012-04-08 - TANIGUCHI Takaki <takaki@debian.org>
dvdisaster (0.72.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream (Closes: #665522)
* debian/paches/04-manpage.patch: Removed (merged by upstream).
2012-03-19 - TANIGUCHI Takaki <takaki@debian.org>
dvdisaster (0.72.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/libpng15: Build with libpng15. (Closes: #649555) 
2012-03-06 - TANIGUCHI Takaki <takaki@debian.org>
dvdisaster (0.72.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Rogério Brito ]
* debian/patches/*: refresh and adapt every patch
* debian/patches/04-manpage.patch: escape one hyphen
[ TANIGUCHI Takaki ]
* New upstream 0.72.3 (Closes: #643869)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3
* debian/patches/*: Refreshed.
* Depend unversion libpng-dev (Closes: #662306)
* debian/rules: Rewrite in dh7 style
2010-08-24 - Rogério Brito <rbrito@ime.usp.br>
dvdisaster (0.72.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* [da276c7] Refresh patches to avoid potential problems with the
* [3ee8b47] Initial migration to format "3.0 (quilt)".
* [af26379] Wrap some long lines for legibility.
* [2372076] Wrap one extra line.
* [00e1968] Don't patch the documentation directly.
* [fac6933] Add missing misc-depends on dvdisaster
* [70a6efd] Rewrap the build-depends line, for diff-friendliness.
* [9fe0db4] Fix incorrect place of misc:depends.
* [6576482] Remove unneeded patch
* [7771474] Remove duplicate section field for dvdisaster
* [f51c51a] Add debian/watch file to more closely follow upstream
* [2194941] Remove UTF-8 encoding from desktop file
* [57e4fab] Update patch to deal with hyphens used as minus signs
* [80e291c] Add description for the patch
* [cea78c3] Add patch to fix spelling errors in the binaries
* [96b581b] Fix for another typo in the manpage
* [b8f0e62] Update standards version with no changes needed

See Also

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dvhtool_1.0.1-5+b2_i386.deb Manipulate the volume header on sgi partition layouts
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dvi2ps-fontdata-a2n_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data to convert pTeX's dvi file to jTeX's dvi file
dvi2ps-fontdata-ja_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data for dvi2ps-j and dvi2dvi
dvi2ps-fontdata-n2a_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data to convert jTeX dvi file to pTeX dvi file
dvi2ps-fontdata-ptexfake_1.0.1-3_all.deb Fake pTeX TFM files
dvi2ps-fontdata-rsp_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data of RICOH SP10 printer
dvi2ps-fontdata-tbank_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data of Typebank font
dvi2ps-fontdata-three_1.0.1-3_all.deb Font data of Adobe Japanese fonts (futomin, futogo, jun101)
dvi2ps-fontdesc-morisawa5_0.5_all.deb fontdesc files of dvi2ps for Morisawa Basic-5 type faces
dvi2ps_5.1j-1.2+b2_i386.deb TeX DVI-driver for NTT JTeX, MulTeX and ASCII pTeX
dvidvi_1.0-8.2+b1_i386.deb Manipulate .dvi files
dvipng_1.14-2+b3_i386.deb convert DVI files to PNG graphics