mgdiff - xdiff clone

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mgdiff_1.0-30+b1_amd64.deb
Package name mgdiff
Package version 1.0
Package release 30+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category interface::commandline interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program scope::utility text uitoolkit::motif use::comparing works-with::text x11::application
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Debian QA Group <>
Download size 56.70 KB
Installed size 187.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
mgdiff_1.0-30+b1_i386.deb 1.0 i386 Debian Main
mgdiff - - -


Name Value
debianutils >= 1.7
file -
libc6 >= 2.14
libice6 >= 1:1.0.0
libsm6 -
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxm4 >= 2.3.4
libxt6 -
mawk -


Type URL
Binary Package mgdiff_1.0-30+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package mgdiff

Install Howto

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




2016-01-13 - Adam Borowski <>
mgdiff (1.0-30) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Set the maintainer to the QA team.
* Fix FTBFS with glibc 2.21 and gcc-5 (Closes: #790267).
* Fix parsing of diff output in non-English locales (Closes: #387301).
* Add a "Reload Both" (meta-R) command (Closes: #394601).
* Extend VCS ignores to bzr/git/SVN (Closes: #489327).
* Drop remnants of the /usr/doc/ transition.
* Make the packaging slightly less musty (debhelper 4->9, dh_clean, dh_prep,
build-{binary,arch}, ${misc:Depends}.
* Set temporary Vcs-Git/Browser.
2013-09-14 - Luk Claes <>
mgdiff (1.0-29.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Build-depend on libxt-dev and libxext-dev (Closes: #707943).
* Transition from lesstif2 to motif (Closes: #714663).
2008-06-10 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-29) unstable; urgency=low
* Build-depend on xutils-dev rather than xutils (thanks, Daniel Schepler)
Closes: #485210
* Bumped to standards version 3.8.0
* removed DH_COMPAT from debian/rules
* fixed rules clean target: removed "-", added debian/tmp
* fixed manpages (wrong Minus "-")
2005-10-25 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-28) unstable; urgency=low
* bug fixes by Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña <>
- Insecure /tmp usage in viewpatch example script (Closes: #335188)
- mgdiff: Allows user to set both input as '-' (Closes: #335191)
Thanks Javier!
2005-06-23 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-27) unstable; urgency=low
* updated Paul Serices rmgdiff shell and awk scripts to 1.8.1, available
from his rmgdiff page (see copyright file); this should fix problems with
filenames and dirs with spaces and gawk compatibility, thanks Paul!
2005-05-27 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-26) unstable; urgency=low
* fixed rmgdiff.1x typo, thanks A Costa (Closes: #310343)
2005-03-12 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-25) unstable; urgency=low
* switched to lesstif2, get rid of lesstif1
* switched to debhelper, get rid of debmake
* made debhelper version lintian-clean
2004-10-07 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-24) unstable; urgency=low
* bug fixes by Erik de Castro Lopo <erikd AT mega-nerd DOT com>:
- clean compiler warnigs (Closes: #271623)
- fix Ctrl-U/Ctrl-P handling (Closes: #271624)
- fix UTF8 handling (Closes: #135854)
Thanks Erik!
2004-06-27 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-23) unstable; urgency=low
* Removes Xmu references from the build process (Closes: Bug#256419, must
been there for ages, thanks Daniel).
* corrected manpage sections to 1x
2004-04-08 - Edelhard Becker <>
mgdiff (1.0-22) unstable; urgency=low
* included Roger Gammans <> "Patch Viewer"
plus necessary mgdiff patch
* Bumped to standards version 3.6.1

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