fbi - Linux frame buffer image viewer

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fbi_2.10-2+b3_i386.deb
Package name fbi
Package version 2.10
Package release 2+b3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category graphics interface::framebuffer role::program scope::utility use::viewing works-with-format::pdf works-with-format::postscript works-with::image works-with::image:raster
Homepage https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/
License -
Maintainer Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
Download size 63.42 KB
Installed size 153.00 KB
This is an image viewer for Linux frame buffer devices.  It has
built-in support for a number of common image file formats.  For
unknown files, it tries to use convert from the ImageMagick package
as an external converter.
It also includes fbgs, a Postscript and PDF viewer.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fbi_2.10-2+b3_amd64.deb 2.10 amd64 Debian Main
fbi - - -


Name Value
ghostscript -
libc6 >= 2.11
libexif12 >= 0.6.21-1~
libfontconfig1 >= 2.11
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgif7 >= 5.1
libjpeg62-turbo >= 1.3.1
libpng16-16 >= 1.6.2-1
libtiff5 >= 4.0.3
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package fbi_2.10-2+b3_i386.deb
Source Package fbi

Install Howto

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




2015-09-08 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.10-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make the build reproducible
2015-04-26 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. Many thanks to Stephane Aulery
<saulery@free.fr> for working on several bugs with upstream. As
such the new upstream release addresses several bugs:
- Drop giflib patch, fixed upstream (Closes: #770951)
- Drop fix-build-make4, fixed upstream (Closes: #771197)
- Display PDF files in colour (Closes: #780643)
- Clarify manpage (Closes: #691848)
- By default, crop images with unconventional dimensions
(Closes: #289667)
- exiftran no longer changes the picture in automode if it is
already well oriented (Closes: #385723)
* Drop the unused build-dep on libcurl4-gnutls-dev, also thanks
to Stephane (Closes: #771026)
* Unversion libfontconfig1-dev build-dep, satisfied even in
* Update Homepage:, thanks for Stephane (Closes: #769973)    
2014-10-09 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.09-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #751699). Drop the following patches, 
which are fixed/merged upstream:	
- exiftran-manpage-rotate.diff
- fbgs-fix-manpage-typos.diff
- fbgs-no-beep.diff
- fix-compat-with-png15.diff
- fix-format-string.diff
* Remove support-libjpeg8 and add patch by Ondrej Sury to migrate to
libjpeg-turbo. Adapted to 2.09, also update debian/copyright for
the JPEG bits (Closes: #763263)
2014-06-16 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-14) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build with make 4.0 even harder (Closes: #750263)
2014-06-06 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-13) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build with make 4.0 (Closes: #750263)
2014-04-30 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-12) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to a minimal rules file based on dh
* Bump standards version
* Update exiftran package description, thanks to Justin B Rye! 
(Closes: #679912)
2013-12-28 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-11) unstable; urgency=medium
* Link against libgif (Closes: #732143)
2012-03-07 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-10) unstable; urgency=low
* Build-depend on libpng-dev (Closes: #662321)
* Bump standards version	
2011-12-27 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-9) unstable; urgency=low
* Acknowledge NMU, thanks Arthur
* Enable hardened build flags and fix fallout of -Werror=format-security
Thanks, Julian Taylor (Closes: #646259)	
2011-10-02 - Arthur de Jong <adejong@debian.org>
fbi (2.07-8.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Include libjpeg8 compatibility code from upstream's 2.08 (Closes: #636166)

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fbreader_0.12.10dfsg2-2+b1_i386.deb e-book reader
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fbterm-ucimf_0.2.9-4+b1_i386.deb ucimf input method interface for fbterm
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