fbcat - framebuffer grabber

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fbcat_0.3-1+b1_i386.deb
Package name fbcat
Package version 0.3
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category graphics implemented-in::c interface::commandline interface::framebuffer role::program scope::utility works-with::image works-with::image:raster
Homepage http://fbcat.googlecode.com/
License -
Maintainer Piotr Lewandowski <piotr.lewandowski@gmail.com>
Download size 9.43 KB
Installed size 33.00 KB
fbcat grabs a screenshot of a framebuffer and stores in a PPM file.
This package also provides a compatibility wrapper around fbcat to ease
migration from fbgrab.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fbcat_0.3-1+b1_amd64.deb 0.3 amd64 Debian Main
fbcat - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Name Value
fbgrab -


Name Value
fbgrab -


Name Value
fbgrab -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package fbcat_0.3-1+b1_i386.deb
Source Package fbcat

Install Howto

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




2012-05-13 - Luca Bruno <lucab@debian.org>
fbcat (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Honour DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS (Closes: #652978)
2012-03-12 - Piotr Lewandowski <piotr.lewandowski@gmail.com>
fbcat (0.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump standards version to 3.9.3 (no changes needed).
* Update Jakub Wilk's address. 
* Update debian/watch.
* Update debian/copyright to conform to the new standard.
* debian/rules: fix build-arch target (closes: #652979). Thanks Jakub Wilk!
2009-12-28 - Piotr Lewandowski <piotr.lewandowski@gmail.com>
fbcat (0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add explicit build-dependency on linux-libc-dev.
* debian/control: s/image/screenshot/ in description.
* Add /usr/share/bug/fbcat script.
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt) source package format.
2009-09-10 - Piotr Lewandowski <piotr.lewandowski@gmail.com>
fbcat (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (closes: #545375).

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