gir1.2-folks-0.6 - library to aggregates people into metacontacts - GObject-Introspection

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename gir1.2-folks-0.6_0.11.3-2_i386.deb
Package name gir1.2-folks-0.6
Package version 0.11.3
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category introspection role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Telepathy maintainers <>
Download size 344.09 KB
Installed size 429.00 KB
libfolks is a library that aggregates people from multiple sources
(eg, Telepathy connection managers and eventually evolution data server,
Facebook, etc.) to create metacontacts.
It can be used by packages using the GIRepository format to generate dynamic


Package Version Architecture Repository
gir1.2-folks-0.6_0.11.3-2_amd64.deb 0.11.3 amd64 Debian Main
gir1.2-folks-0.6 - - -


Name Value
gir1.2-ebookcontacts-1.2 -
gir1.2-edataserver-1.2 -
gir1.2-gee-0.8 -
gir1.2-glib-2.0 -
gir1.2-telepathyglib-0.12 -


Type URL
Binary Package gir1.2-folks-0.6_0.11.3-2_i386.deb
Source Package folks

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install gir1.2-folks-0.6 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install gir1.2-folks-0.6




2017-03-11 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
folks (0.11.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* libfolks-dummy-dev: add missing dependency on libfolks-dummy25.
Closes: #857160.
2016-10-09 - Laurent Bigonville <>
folks (0.11.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: Use https:// for the Vcs-* URL's
2016-04-22 - Laurent Bigonville <>
folks (0.11.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no further changes)
* debian/control, debian/rules: Drop -dbg packages and rely on automatic
-dbgsym ones.
2015-06-12 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
folks (0.11.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
2015-06-01 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
folks (0.11.1-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Update build and runtime dependencies.
* Add new symbols.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
* Upload to experimental.
2014-09-16 - Iain Lane <>
folks (0.10.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 0.10.0
* Split the dummy backend into a new libfolks-dummy25 package, having them
installed with libfolks25 caused it to always get loaded at runtime.
Thanks Ken VanDine. (Closes: #760404)
2014-08-19 - Iain Lane <>
folks (0.9.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 0.9.8, fixing bugs-
+ Fail to unprepare stores
+ empathy and gnome contacts crash when bt phone available
2014-06-25 - Iain Lane <>
folks ( unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version
+ Fixes errors with the vala bindings.
2014-06-23 - Iain Lane <>
folks (0.9.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release 0.9.7
* 0001-Reduce-libebook-dependency-when-not-compiling-the-Bl.patch
0009-tracker-Fix-crash-on-handling-invalid-birthday-dates.patch: Drop all
Debian patches which have been applied upstream in this release.
* Install the dummy backend.
* Adjust the symbols files for this release
2014-05-14 - Simon McVittie <>
folks (0.9.6-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
* Add patch from Ubuntu via upstream to fix FOLKS_DISABLE_LINKING
* Add patches from upstream to fix crashes on invalid birthday dates
(Closes: #744078)
* Add patch from upstream to avoid using disabled e-d-s ESources

See Also

Package Description
gir1.2-freedesktop_1.50.0-1+b1_i386.deb Introspection data for some FreeDesktop components
gir1.2-fwupd-1.0_0.7.4-2_i386.deb GObject introspection data for libfwupd
gir1.2-ganv-1.0_1.4.2~dfsg0-2_i386.deb GObject Introspection data for Ganv
gir1.2-gck-1_3.20.0-5.1_i386.deb GObject introspection data for the GCK library
gir1.2-gconf-2.0_3.2.6-4+b1_i386.deb GNOME configuration database system (GObject-Introspection)
gir1.2-gcr-3_3.20.0-5.1_i386.deb GObject introspection data for the GCR library
gir1.2-gda-5.0_5.2.4-3_i386.deb data abstraction library based on GLib -- GObject Introspection
gir1.2-gdata-0.0_0.17.6-2_i386.deb GObject introspection data for the GData webservices library
gir1.2-gdesktopenums-3.0_3.22.0-1_i386.deb GObject introspection for GSettings desktop-wide schemas
gir1.2-gdict-1.0_3.20.0-3+b1_i386.deb GNOME Dictionary base library - GObject introspection
gir1.2-gdkpixbuf-2.0_2.36.5-2+deb9u2_i386.deb GDK Pixbuf library - GObject-Introspection
gir1.2-gdl-3_3.22.0-1_i386.deb GObject introspection data for the GDL library
gir1.2-gdm-1.0_3.22.3-3+deb9u2_i386.deb GObject introspection data for the GNOME Display Manager
gir1.2-gee-0.8_0.18.1-1_i386.deb GObject based collection and utility library (GObject-Introspection)
gir1.2-geoclue-2.0_2.4.5-1_i386.deb convenience library to interact with geoinformation service (introspection)