mknfonts.tool - Create nfont packages for GNUstep

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename mknfonts.tool_0.5-12+b1_amd64.deb
Package name mknfonts.tool
Package version 0.5
Package release 12+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category gnustep implemented-in::objc interface::commandline interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program scope::utility suite::gnustep uitoolkit::gnustep works-with::font x11::application
License -
Maintainer Debian GNUstep maintainers <>
Download size 14.96 KB
Installed size 53.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
mknfonts.tool_0.5-12+b1_i386.deb 0.5 i386 Debian Main
mknfonts.tool - - -


Name Value
gnustep-base-runtime >= 1.26.0
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgnustep-base1.26 >= 1.26.0
libobjc4 >= 4.2.1


Type URL
Binary Package mknfonts.tool_0.5-12+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package mknfonts.tool

Install Howto

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




2018-03-09 - Gürkan Myczko <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-12) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- Add myself to Uploaders.
- Update VCS fields.
- Added Homepage field.
* Bump debhelper version to 11.
* Bump standards version to 4.1.3.
* Replace freetype-config with pkg-config freetype2. (Closes: #892345)
* debian/source/format: Bump to 3.0.
2010-05-30 - Yavor Doganov <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-11) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control (Standards-Version): Compliant with 3.8.4 (no changes
* debian/rules (OPTFLAG): No longer define; rework noopt handling to be
compatible with gnustep-make/2.4.x (Closes: #581962).
* debian/source/format: New file.
* debian/watch: Found it on; use that just in case.
2009-12-03 - Yavor Doganov <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-10) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control (Maintainer): Adopt package; set to the GNUstep team
(Closes: #454446).
(Uploaders, Vcs-Arch): New fields.
(Build-Depends): Drop gnustep-make.  Bump debhelper.  Remove version
from libgnustep-base-dev.
(Section): Change to `gnustep'.
(Standards-Version): Set to 3.8.3 (no changes needed).
(Provides, Replaces, Conflicts): Remove.
* debian/compat: Set to 7.
* debian/rules: Use $(MAKE) instead of gs_make.
(build-stamp): Pass messages=yes, OPTFLAG and LDFLAGS to make.
(install): Replace dh_clean -k with dh_prep.  Don't invoke
* debian/dirs: Delete.
* mknfonts.m (main): Don't delete the original font files; has a
devastating effect on the system when used as root with packaged font
files as arguments.
(-[FaceInfo collectFaceInfo]): Use GSPrintf instead of fprintf.
* GNUmakefile (ADDITIONAL_LDFLAGS): Rename as...
(ADDITIONAL_TOOL_LIBS): make --as-needed trim zlib as well.
* debian/watch: New file (a stub).
2008-06-07 - Chris Lamb <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Fix bashism in /bin/sh script (Closes: #480608)
* Migrate to Debhelper 5.
* Tidy debian/rules.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0
- Add ${misc:Depends} on binary package
- Tidy long description
2007-12-07 - Ana Beatriz Guerrero Lopez <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaning package, setting maintainer to the Debian QA Group.
2007-10-05 - Gürkan Sengün <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-7) unstable; urgency=low
* GNUstep transition.
2006-09-16 - Gürkan Sengün <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuild against latest libgnustep-base-dev.
* Bump standards version.
2006-01-23 - Gürkan Sengün <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuild against latest libgnustep-base. (Closes: #350079)
* Update manual page, and move it to section 1.
* Bump standards version.
* Update update-nfonts.
2004-12-08 - Gürkan Sengün <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed a bug in update-nfonts (catch the last n<14 fonts).
2004-08-26 - Gürkan Sengün <>
mknfonts.tool (0.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added update-nfonts script.
* Renamed source package to mknfonts.tool.
* Fixed debian/copyright.
* Updated debian/control build-depends for GNUstep.

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