fhist - File history, comparison and merge utilities

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fhist_1.18-2_i386.deb
Package name fhist
Package version 1.18
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category devel devel::rcs interface::commandline role::program scope::utility use::synchronizing works-with::file works-with::text
Homepage http://fhist.sourceforge.net/
License -
Maintainer Walter Franzini <walter.franzini@gmail.com>
Download size 230.60 KB
Installed size 478.00 KB
The fhist package contains 3 utilities
fhist - a file history tool
fcomp - a file comparison tool
fmerge - a file merging tool
All three are bundled together, because they all
use the same minimal-difference algorithm.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fhist_1.18-2_amd64.deb 1.18 amd64 Debian Main
fhist - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3


Name Value
fhist-doc -


Name Value
fhist-doc -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package fhist_1.18-2_i386.deb
Source Package fhist

Install Howto

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




2015-07-01 - Walter Franzini <walter.franzini@gmail.com>
fhist (1.18-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* pass -fgnu89-inline to gcc to fix "FTBFS with GCC-5" (Closes: #777849)
2009-12-05 - Walter Franzini <walter.franzini@gmail.com>
fhist (1.18-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream Version (Closes: 553208).
* Changes source format to 3.0 (quilt).
* Removed lintian-overrides since new upstream version fixed manpages.
2009-10-12 - Walter Franzini <walter.franzini@gmail.com>
fhist (1.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* New maintainer (Closes: #549127).
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.8.3.
* Switched from dh to cdbs+dh.
* Bumped debian/compat from 4 to 7.
* Added README.source mentioning quilt.
* The testsuite is run as part of the build.
* Build-Depends on sharutils since it's required by some test scripts.
* Removed a patch that prevents building on non Linux platform.
2006-11-01 - Christopher Schuetz <c.schuetz@bluebottle.com>
fhist (1.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control: changed maintainer's email address
* Merged fhist-doc with fhist
2005-11-18 - Christopher Schuetz <ChristopherSchuetz@web.de>
fhist (1.15-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* New maintainer (Closes: #279516)
* debian/rules: improved
* debian/dirs: removed
* debian/docs: removed
2005-09-21 - Matej Vela <vela@debian.org>
fhist (1.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: Update upstream URL and FSF address.
* debian/watch: Add.
2005-09-09 - Christoph Berg <myon@debian.org>
fhist (1.13-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Upgrade to debhelper 4.
* Set priority to extra.
* Strip some whitespace in Description.
* Bump Standards-Version (no change).
2004-11-27 - Andrew Pollock <apollock@debian.org>
fhist (1.13-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Group upload orphaning this package
* debian/rules: Applied patch from Roland Stigge to remove brace expansion
bashisms (closes: #263997)
2003-05-02 - Chris G. Davis <cd@debian.org>
fhist (1.13-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream source
2002-11-29 - Chris G. Davis <cd@debian.org>
fhist (1.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version

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