dict-jargon - dict package for The Jargon Lexicon

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Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name dict-jargon
Package version 4.4.7
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 629 B
Download size 598.72 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
dict-jargon_4.4.7-3_all.deb 4.4.7 all Debian Main
dict-jargon - - -


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dict-server -
dictd -


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dictd-dictionary -


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Binary Package dict-jargon_4.4.7-3_all.deb
Source Package dict-jargon

Install Howto

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




2015-09-03 - Ruben Molina <ruben.molina@udea.edu.co>
dict-jargon (4.4.7-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)" and dh7 tiny rules
* Remove quilt from Build-Depends.
* Switch to machine-readable format for debian/copyright
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes)
* Bump compat level to 9 and update debhelper version on Build-Depends.
* Replace elinks with w3m (Closes: #567418).
Patch provided by: Mathias Gug <mathiaz@ubuntu.com>
* Replace timestamps with the last debian/changelog entry timestamp
before calling dictzip and remove timestamps in call to dictfmt to 
make the package build reproducibly (Closes: #792709).
Patch provided by: Dhole <dhole@openmailbox.org>
* Add a new patch fixing typos and a missing sense number in a 
reference (Closes: #581692, #587744, #587745).
Patches provided by: Oohara Yuuma <oohara@libra.interq.or.jp>
* Fix command-with-path-in-maintainer-script in debian/post*
* Add debian/README.source
* Update maintainer email
2009-06-20 - Ruben Molina <rmolina@udea.edu.co>
dict-jargon (4.4.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add dict-server to Depends (Closes: #533717)
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.2 (no changes)
* Add versioned reference to GPL in debian/copyright 
2009-01-29 - Ruben Molina <rmolina@udea.edu.co>
dict-jargon (4.4.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #436120)
* New upstream version. Sources repackaged because only three files
are needed (817K of 6,0M)
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.0
* Added Homepage field to debian/control
* Added debian/watch file
* Debian package reworked. See jargon2dict.sh for the new parsing process
* Removed Build-Depends-Indep on docbook-xml, konwert, gawk, python, lynx
and html2text
* Added Build-Depends-Indep on elinks-lite
* Added Build-Depends on quilt and debhelper
* Added Suggests on dict
* Removed Build-Conflicts-Indep on w3m (The problem reported on changelog
entry 4.4.4-6 is no longer reproducible)
* Solved some syntax errors on debian/changelog
* Removed duplicated entries from debian/changelog
* apologia and other sections of the Jargon File are no longer included.
This sections are available in jargon-text package
* Upstream ChangeLog is now generated using versions table from chapter 3,
and not the full chapter
* Added DEBHELPER token to postinst and postrm scripts
2008-04-24 - Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
dict-jargon (4.4.4-7) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload
+ change maintainer to QA group
+ acknowledge NMUs. Closes: #348263, #423755, #440501,
#463777, #470351.
* Provide dictd-dictionary. Closes: #466216.
2008-04-12 - Kapil Hari Paranjape <kapil@debian.org>
dict-jargon (4.4.4-6.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to fix RC bugs.
* Change invocation by "xmlto" of "jargon-text.xsl" in upstream
Makefile from "-m" to "-x". (Closes: #470351)
* Use "--columns 79" in invocation of dictfmt by debian/rules
since upstream Makefile uses 79 as output width. (Closes: #463777)
2007-09-30 - Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@lucas-nussbaum.net>
dict-jargon (4.4.4-6.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to fix RC bugs.
* Switch to using invoke-rc.d in postinst and postrm. (Closes: #348263).
* Updated debian/jargon-patch using Cyril Brulebois's file to fix FTBFS.
(Closes: #423755, #440501).
2004-03-22 - Robert D. Hilliard <hilliard@debian.org>
dict-jargon (4.4.4-5) unstable; urgency=high
* Patched jargon.xml to make it validate properly, and to work with
current version of xmlif, with invaluable help from Neil Roeth
<neil@debian.org>.  Thanks, Neill.  Closes: #229435.

See Also

Package Description
dict-moby-thesaurus_1.0-6.4_all.deb Largest and most comprehensive thesaurus
dict-vera_1.23-1_all.deb Dictionary of computer related acronyms -- dict format
dict-wn_3.0-35_all.deb electronic lexical database of English language for dict
dict_1.12.1+dfsg-7_amd64.deb dictionary client
dictconv_0.2-7+b2_amd64.deb convert a dictionary file type in another dictionary file type
dictd_1.12.1+dfsg-7_amd64.deb dictionary server
dictem_1.0.4-4_all.deb Dict client for emacs
dictfmt_1.12.1+dfsg-7_amd64.deb utility to format a file for use by a dictd server
diction_1.11-1+b1_amd64.deb Utilities to help with style and diction (English and German)
dictionaries-common-dev_1.27.7_all.deb spelling dictionaries - developer files
dictionaries-common_1.27.7_all.deb spelling dictionaries - common utilities
dictionary-el_1.10-3_all.deb dictionary client for Emacs
dictionaryreader.app_0+20080616+dfsg-2+b8_amd64.deb Dict client for GNUstep
dictzip_1.12.1+dfsg-7_amd64.deb compression utility for dictionary databases
didiwiki_0.5-13_amd64.deb simple wiki implementation with built-in webserver