docbook - standard SGML representation system for technical documents

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: docbook
Package version: 4.5
Package release: 6
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 2.63 KB
Download size: 125.53 KB
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    Binary package: docbook_4.5-6_all.deb
    Source package: docbook

    Install Howto

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


    2016-03-13 - Helmut Grohne <> docbook (4.5-6) unstable; urgency=medium * QA upload. * Orphan the package (Addresses: #802363) + Set Maintainer to qa group and discard Uploaders. * Mark docbook Multi-Arch: foreign. It is Arch:all, has no maintainer scripts, its sgml-data dependency is M-A:foreign already and sgml-base should become M-A:foreign. Also remove spurious M-A:foreign from source control section. * Declare compliance with policy 3.9.7: + Remove DM-Upload-Allowed.

    2012-06-09 - Jakub Wilk <> docbook (4.5-5.1) unstable; urgency=low * Non-maintainer upload. * Rebuild against debhelper (>= 9.20120528) to fix postinst that unconditionally overwrites files in /etc (see: #477751, closes: #675473). Thanks to Helmut Grohne for the bug report.

    2012-05-05 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <> docbook (4.5-5) unstable; urgency=low [ Daniel Leidert ] * catalog: Moved into debian/patches/debian_root_catalog.patch. * debian/compat: Raised to v7. * debian/control: Vcs fields transition. Added DM-Upload-Allowed. (Vcs-Browser, Vcs-Svn): Fixed location. (Standards-Version): Bumped to 3.8.3. (Build-Depends): Raised debhelper to v7. (Uploaders): Removed Adam Di Carlo, who is probably MIA (closes: #554230). Many thanks for your work! (Conflicts): Turned into Breaks. * debian/copyright: Point to GPL-2 license. * debian/ Added. * debian/rules: Rewritten for dh 7. * debian/patches/01_remove_entity_sets_and_dcl_from_catalogs.dpatch renamed to debian/patches/remove_entity_sets_and_dcl_from_catalogs.patch. * debian/patches/10_fix_101779_mention_artheader_to_articleinfo_change.dpatch renamed to debian/patches/fix_101779_mention_artheader_to_articleinfo_change.patch * debian/patches/11_fix_dbpoolx_mod_header_comment_pubid.dpatch renamed to debian/patches/fix_dbpoolx_mod_header_comment_pubid.patch. * debian/patches/12_fix_256119_and_turn_on_sgml_mode.dpatch renamed to debian/patches/fix_256119_and_turn_on_sgml_mode.patch. * debian/patches/debian_root_catalog.patch: Added. - Create the root catalog via patch. * debian/patches/series: Adjusted. [ Mathieu Malaterre ] * Add myself as uploader * Bump Std-Vers to 3.9.3, no changes needed * Add Multi-Arch: foreign. Closes: #665989 * Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format * Switch from dpatch to quilt

    2007-09-26 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <> docbook (4.5-4) unstable; urgency=low * debian/control: Homepage field transition. (Suggests): Added docbook-defguide. * debian/docbook.postinst: Removed. Contains only pre-etch legacy stuff. * debian/README.Debian: Removed or replaced references to non-existing packages. * debian/watch: Added watch file.

    2007-05-03 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <> docbook (4.5-3) unstable; urgency=medium * debian/control (Maintainer, Uploaders): Set the Debian XML/SGML team as maintainer. * debian/docbook.examples: Fixed examples location: will re-add them back to the package. * debian/rules: Removed bashisms (closes: #422114). Thanks to Sebastian Dröge for the report.

    2007-04-14 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <> docbook (4.5-2) unstable; urgency=low * Upload to unstable. [ Daniel Leidert ] * debian/rules (get-orig-source): Make the target compatible with the "Best Packaging Practices" reference.