compton - compositor for X11, based on xcompmgr

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name compton
Package version 0.1~beta2+20150922
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 264 B
Download size 97.40 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
compton_0.1~beta2+20150922-1_i386.deb 0.1~beta2+20150922 i386 Debian Main
compton - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libconfig9 -
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.9.14
libgl1 -
libgl1-mesa-glx -
libpcre3 -
libx11-6 -
libxcomposite1 >= 1:0.3-1
libxdamage1 >= 1:1.1
libxext6 >= 2:1.3.0
libxfixes3 -
libxinerama1 -
libxrandr2 >= 4.3
libxrender1 -


Type URL
Binary Package compton_0.1~beta2+20150922-1_amd64.deb
Source Package compton

Install Howto

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




2016-04-27 - Scott Leggett <>
compton (0.1~beta2+20150922-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Update to upstream git snapshot (v0.1_beta2-83-g2343e4b)
* Remove old patches which no longer apply.
* Update package VCS URLs.
* Bump Standards-Version from 3.9.4 to 3.9.7.
* Update copyright holder information.
* Set hardcoded version string to that in debian/changelog.
* Enable all hardening build options.
* Add patch for keywords entry in .desktop file.
* Patch bashism in compton-trans script. (Closes: #772216)
2013-11-03 - Scott Leggett <>
compton (0.1~beta2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, 0.1~beta2.
* Drop unnecessary dependency on hardening-wrapper.
* Add libxinerama-dev dependency due to upstream changes.
* Change licence tag to Expat.
* Update patches.
2013-08-21 - Scott Leggett <>
compton (0.1~beta1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #679551)

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