ample - simple MP3 server easy to use

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Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name ample
Package version 0.5.7
Package release 8
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 100 B
Download size 38.39 KB
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Package Version Architecture Repository
ample_0.5.7-8_i386.deb 0.5.7 i386 Debian Main
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libc6 >= 2.15


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Binary Package ample_0.5.7-8_amd64.deb
Source Package ample

Install Howto

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




2015-08-16 - Marcio de Souza Oliveira <>
ample (0.5.7-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
* Created the source directory and format file with
value 3.0.
* debian/compat: updated DH level to 9.
* debian/copyright:
- update to format standard machine-readable.
- update file.
* debian/control: 
- removed the leading article from short description.
- removed quilt from Build-Depends.
* debian/init.d:
- updated to read ample.conf file.
- sets the number of simultaneous connections to 10.
- removed the line 10 because bad lsb format.
* debian/patches:
- inserted header in the patches add_user_group.patch,
add_pidfile_option.patch, hyphen_as_minus.patch,
makefile_debian_location.patch and makefile_build_subdirs.patch.
- renames the patch makefile_debian_location.path to
* debian/README.source: removed because it is useless now.
* debian/rules:
- updated to small format.
- updated to use autoreconf.
- updated to enables hardening options.
2012-12-04 - Michael Stapelberg <>
ample (0.5.7-7) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Move pidfile to /var/run/ (Closes: #689769)
* Drop privileges in ample, not with start-stop-daemon, so that pidfile can
be created without being owned by nobody:nogroup.
2012-11-03 - Ulrich Dangel <>
ample (0.5.7-6.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Create /var/run/ample at startup, Thanks to Thomas Goirand for the patch.
(Closes: #689769)
* Depend on $remote_fs in init script.
2008-09-30 - Rene Mayorga <>
ample (0.5.7-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/postrm 
+ remove /var/run/ample just at remove/purge.
+ delete /var/run/ample dpkg-statoverride entry if exists.
* Delete changes made it directly to .diff.gz, this changes was introduced
to clean some warnings for unused variables.
* debian/postinst
+ don't override ownership of /var/run/ample if it has a
dpkg-statoverride entry.
+ add 'set -e' 
+ create /var/run/ample at configure since previous postrm remove the dir
even on upgrade.
* debian/rules - use -R option at dh_installinit to minimize the downtime on
* add_pidfile_option.patch 
+ use EXIT_SUCESS with exit() 
+ Don't require arguments at do_pidfile
+ Improve help output.
+ check for errors in do_pidfile
+ merge with add_i_pidfile_option.patch
* debian/copyright - add umlaut to upstream's name
* debian/init.d - remove $RETEVAL Workaround 
* debian/NEWS.Debian - Improve wording 
2008-06-27 - Rene Mayorga <>
ample (0.5.7-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't ignore errors when building SUBDIRS 
Thanks goes to Martin Koeppe (Closes: #488204)
+ makefile_build_subdirs.patch added
* set standard-versions to 3.8.0
+ add README.source
+ Promote Homepage pseudo field to a source field
* set debhelper compat level to 7
* Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends field
* Remove noopt catch from debian/rules, dpkg-buildpackage can 
do the job
* Cosmetical changes to debian/rules
* Split changes from .diff.gz
+ add makefile_debian_location.path
* Add a small patch to correct minus as hyphen at ample.conf.5
+ hyphen_as_minus.patch
* Install an example config file at /etc/ample/ample.conf;
install init.d script, and /etc/default/ample
also include  add_pidfile_option.patch to add -i option
to write a pidfile. (Closes: #456002)
* add NEWS.Debian; noting about the add of -i option
* Remove README.Debian - most info is included in NEWS.Debian
* add_i_option_to_manpage.patch added
2007-08-06 - Rene Mayorga <>
ample (0.5.7-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Changing libwrap-dev to libwrap0-dev on Build-Depends (Closes: #436311)

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