googleearth-package - utility to automatically build a Debian package of Google Earth

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Contrib amd64
Package name: googleearth-package
Package version: 1.2.2
Package release:
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 60 B
Download size: 12.26 KB
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    Source package: googleearth-package

    Install Howto

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


    2014-09-28 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (1.2.2) unstable; urgency=medium * Move i386 dependencies from Depends to Recommends to avoid installation installabilities in the archive. Thanks to Dmitry Shachnev. * Add support for interrupted downloads to be resumed. Thanks to Gianfranco Costamagna.

    2014-08-20 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (1.2.0) unstable; urgency=low * Add missing "--" when invoking fakeroot to fix make-googleearth-package no longer building any Debian package (Closes: #757120) * Add missing "-O" option when invoking curl to fix that curl could not be used for downloading (Closes: #702301) * Add additional dependencies which prevent problems with the installation of libcurl3:i386 * Set default locale of make-googleearth-package to "C" to fix when parsing KML files on certain locales (Closes: #556102) * Make sure Suggests is also created for other than amd64 archiectures (Closes: #606310) * Use proper quoting in path names such that building the Google Earth package also works with path names with spaces (Closes: #606351) * Update maintainer email with my new email address in make-googleearth-package script and debian/control

    2013-09-28 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (1.1.0) unstable; urgency=low * Remove dependency on ia32-libs package by isolating the individual 32-bit libraries and adding them as Depends * Fix "Invalid HTTP request" problem (Closes: #716695)

    2013-08-31 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (1.0.1) unstable; urgency=low * Change Ubuntu dependency from "ia32-libs-multiarch" to "ia32-libs"

    2013-07-15 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (1.0.0) unstable; urgency=low * Update for MultiArch (Closes: #695957) * Fix Google Earth not being properly identified by gnome-shell (Closes: #655400) * Fixed infamous "Google Earth has caught signal 11" error. * Removed the debian/patches directory * Added support for Google Earth 7.x release * Includes many fixes to debian/ related files. + debian/rules, new simplified rules, adapted to debhelper 9 format + debian/control, updated build-dep versioning. + debian/changelog, removed trailing spaces + debian/compact, change from 7 to 9 + debian/copyright, updated copyright format + debian/README.Debian, removed empty line + debian/source/format, change from "1.0" to "3.0 (native)" + properly escaped the minus signs in manpages

    2011-12-03 - Adnan Hodzic <> googleearth-package (0.7.0) unstable; urgency=low * Added debian/patches and 3 patches which helped in resolving: + Fixed dpkg-architecture bug which prevented package from being built (Closes: #505900) + Fixed "make-googleearth-package" exiting with status 1 when used with "--download" (Closes: #535223) + Fixed erasing input file without user consent (Closes: #646601) * Editted make-googleearth-package script + changed GoogleEarth_Package version to 0.7.0 + Removed "$depends" which prevented package from being successfully built (Closes: #649163) + replaced nvidia-glx-ia32 suggest with libgl1-nvidia-glx-ia32 + removed option of displaying dpkg-shlibdeps warnings which resulted in drastically improved build time along with display elimination of dependency warnings + added lib32nss-mdns under suggest for amd64 arhictecture + added libfreeimage3 as one of te dependencies + added "ubuntu checker" which fixes Ubuntu font display problem * fixed out-of-date-standards-version 3.9.1 by setting it to 3.9.2 in control * edited rules to accommodate recommended-target build-arch and build-indep