etw - arcade-style soccer game

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename etw_3.6+svn162-5_amd64.deb
Package name etw
Package version 3.6+svn162
Package release 5
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category game::sport games hardware::input:joystick implemented-in::c interface::graphical interface::x11 junior::arcade role::program uitoolkit::gtk uitoolkit::sdl use::gameplaying x11::application
License -
Maintainer Debian Games Team <>
Download size 154.23 KB
Installed size 507.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
etw_3.6+svn162-5_i386.deb 3.6+svn162 i386 Debian Main
etw - - -


Name Value
etw-data >= 3.6+svn162-5
libc6 >= 2.14
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0
libsdl1.2debian >= 1.2.11


Type URL
Binary Package etw_3.6+svn162-5_amd64.deb
Source Package etw

Install Howto

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




2019-05-01 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn162-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix Debian bug 928240, segmentation fault on startup.
Thanks to Bernat for the report and Steinar H. Gunderson for the patch.
(Closes: #928240)
2018-11-26 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn162-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to compat level 11.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.2.1.
* Drop deprecated menu file and xpm icon.
* Use https for Format field.
* Use canonical VCS URI.
2016-08-08 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn162-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.8.
* wrap-and-sort -sa.
* Vcs-fields: Use https and cgit.
* Update my e-mail address.
* Don't export DH_OPTIONS anymore.
* Ensure that etw can be built twice in a row.
* Remove source/local-options.
2013-04-15 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn162-2) unstable; urgency=low
* [aa1f3de] Make etw compile on GNU/Hurd.
- Update Build-on-kFreeBSD.patch to Build-on-kFreeBSD-and-Hurd.patch.
- Add do-not-use-PATH_MAX.patch.
* [27022f8] debian/control: Use canonical Vcs-URI.
* [ebd8934] Update copyright years.
* [801b26c] etw.desktop: Add keywords.
2013-01-05 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn162-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream SVN snapshot.
- Mostly code cleanup, small bug fixes and renaming of italian variables.
* Switch to package format 3.0 (quilt).
* debian/patches:
- Drop changelog patch. A changelog was never installed.
- Refresh all other patches, drop patch numbers and prepare Makefile.linux
for hardening.
- Add Fix-conflicting-types-for-drawtext-declaration.patch which fixes
* debian/control:
- Drop superfluous quilt dependency.
- Drop sharutils dependency. In version 3.6 we don't need it anymore to fix
bug #335719.
- New Standards-Version: 3.9.4.
* Bump compat level to 9 and change requirement for debhelper to >= 9.
* Update README.Debian and point to upstream's EatTheWhistle.txt
which has been renamed to README. It contains additional and more useful
* Update debian/copyright to copyright format 1.0.
* Update etw's manpage.
* Remove postinst and preinst script. Keep it simple and less error-prone.
* Add etw.png icon and install etw.xpm only to /usr/share/pixmaps.
* Update desktop and menu file and add German comments.
* debian/rules:
- Simplify debian/rules by using dh sequencer.
- Update get-orig-source target.
- Build with dh --parallel.
- Fix FTBFS with binutils-gold and add -lm to LDFLAGS. (Closes: #693949)
* Build with Wl, --as-needed to avoid unnecessary dependencies.
* Partially build with hardening build flags. Unfortunately enabling all
hardening features makes the game unusable.
* Update watch file.
2012-11-16 - Markus Koschany <>
etw (3.6+svn140-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer. (Closes: #544922)
* Eat the Whistle will be maintained in a Git repository from now on.
Change the Vcs-fields in debian/control accordingly.
* debian/patches:
Add 0005-change-configuration-path.patch.
Load configuration in $HOME/.etw/ instead of
/usr/share/games/etw and stop failing silently. (Closes: #693244)
* Update README.Debian.
2011-05-15 - Christoph Egger <>
etw (3.6+svn140-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Fix build problem on GNU/kFreeBSD
2011-05-10 - Sam Hocevar <>
etw (3.6+svn140-2) unstable; urgency=low
* 100_pthread_linking.diff: fix pthread linking (Closes: #554332).
* debian/control: add ${misc:Depends}.
2009-04-08 - Barry deFreese <>
etw (3.6+svn140-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Barry deFreese ]
* Update my e-mail address.
* New upstream release. (Closes: #495162).
+ Take from SVN since upstream doesn't provide a tarball.
* Update 200_datadir.diff for new source.
* Add copyright holder.
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.1. (No changes needed).

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