emacs - GNU Emacs editor (metapackage)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename emacs_46.1_all.deb
Package name emacs
Package version 46.1
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::editor editors role::dummy role::metapackage suite::emacs suite::gnu use::editing
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Rob Browning <rlb@defaultvalue.org>
Download size 1.60 KB
Installed size 25.00 KB
GNU Emacs is the extensible self-documenting text editor.
This is a metapackage that will always depend on the latest
recommended Emacs release.


Package Version Architecture Repository
emacs_46.1_all.deb 46.1 all Debian Main
emacs - - -


Name Value
emacs24 -
emacs24-lucid -
emacs24-nox -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package emacs_46.1_all.deb
Source Package emacs-defaults

Install Howto

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




2014-08-07 - Rob Browning <rlb@defaultvalue.org>
emacs-defaults (46.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add emacs-nox metapackage.  (closes: #754145)
2014-06-30 - Rob Browning <rlb@defaultvalue.org>
emacs-defaults (46.0) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to emacs24.
2012-09-08 - Rob Browning <rlb@defaultvalue.org>
emacs-defaults (45.0) unstable; urgency=low
* Provide the emacs metapackage (previously produced by emacs23,
emacs24, etc.).
* Set the initial dependencies to Emacs 23 (for the wheezy release).
* Set the initial version higher than any existing emacs binary package.

See Also

Package Description
emacsen-common_2.0.8_all.deb Common facilities for all emacsen
emacspeak-espeak-server_45.0+dfsg-1_i386.deb espeak syntesis server for emacspeak
emacspeak-ss_1.12.1-6_i386.deb Emacspeak speech servers for several synthesizers
emacspeak_45.0+dfsg-1_all.deb speech output interface to Emacs
email-reminder_0.7.8-3_all.deb Send event reminders by email
embassy-domainatrix_0.1.660-1_i386.deb Extra EMBOSS commands to handle domain classification file
embassy-domalign_0.1.660-1_i386.deb Extra EMBOSS commands for protein domain alignment
embassy-domsearch_0.1.660-1_i386.deb Extra EMBOSS commands to search for protein domains
ember-media_0.7.2.1-1_all.deb 3D client framework for the WorldForge project -- media files
ember_0.7.2+dfsg-1+b1_i386.deb 3D client framework for the WorldForge project
emboss-data_6.6.0+dfsg-6_all.deb data files for the EMBOSS package
emboss-doc_6.6.0+dfsg-6_all.deb documentation for EMBOSS
emboss-explorer_2.2.0-8_all.deb web-based GUI to EMBOSS
emboss-lib_6.6.0+dfsg-6_i386.deb EMBOSS Libraries
emboss-test_6.6.0+dfsg-6_all.deb test files for the EMBOSS package