ruby-magic - Ruby FFI bindings to libmagic

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name ruby-magic
Package version 0.2.9
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 31 B
Download size 6.22 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-magic_0.2.9-1_all.deb 0.2.9 all Debian Main
ruby-magic - - -


Name Value
libmagic1 -
ruby -
ruby-ffi >= 0.6.3
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-magic_0.2.9-1_all.deb
Source Package ruby-magic

Install Howto

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




2015-08-17 - Thiago Ribeiro <>
ruby-magic (0.2.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Thiago Ribeiro ]
* Team upload
* New upstream release
[ Antonio Terceiro ]
* Update packaging with a new dh-make-ruby run
- drop documentation from the binary package
2014-05-26 - Antonio Terceiro <>
ruby-magic (0.2.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* drop patch already applied upstream:
- 0001-Fix-Magic.guess_string_mime_encoding.patch
* drop patch fix-against-new-libmagic.diff; this patch tried to workaround a
regression that seems to have been fixed in libmagic1 (Closes: #747738)
* add myself to Uploaders:
2014-04-18 - Antonio Terceiro <>
ruby-magic (0.2.6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Fix code and test assumptions to work with newer libmagic versions
Patch: debian/patches/fix-against-new-libmagic.diff
(Closes: #741815)
2013-08-13 - Antonio Terceiro <>
ruby-magic (0.2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ C├ędric Boutillier ]
* debian/control: remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed flag
* debian/copyright: use DEP5 copyright-format/1.0 official URL for Format
[ Antonio Terceiro ]
* Fix Mime.guess_string_mime_encoding
* Updated Standards-Versions to 3.9.4. No changes required.
2011-09-17 - Dmitry Borodaenko <>
ruby-magic (0.2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #629136)
* Unit test patched not to use rubygems and to require test_declarative.

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