txt2man - convert flat ASCII text to manpage format

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name txt2man
Package version 1.6.0
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 65 B
Download size 30.96 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
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Package Version Architecture Repository
txt2man_1.6.0-2_all.deb 1.6.0 all Debian Main
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Type URL
Binary Package txt2man_1.6.0-2_all.deb
Source Package txt2man

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install txt2man deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install txt2man




2017-09-19 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.6.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Migrated DH level to 10.
* debian/control:
- Bumped Standards-Version to 4.0.0.
- Marked txt2man Multi-Arch: foreign. Thanks to Helmut
Grohne <helmut@subdivi.de>. (Closes: #853960)
* debian/copyright: updated packaging copyright years.
2016-08-15 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: updated the upstream copyright years.
* debian/patches/:
- 10_fix-makefile.patch: little update to be compliant with new upstream
source code.
- 50_fix-pager-option.patch: renamed to 30_fix-pager-option.patch.
2016-08-07 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.5.6+git20160619.1d3c3c3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Upload to unstable.
* debian/watch: added a dversionmangle to override the git statement.
2016-05-20 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.5.6+git20160519.dc56074-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches/:
- Removed because the upstream fixed the source code (thanks!):
~ 30_fix-path.patch
~ 40_fix-bashisms.patch
~ 60_fix-spelling.patch
~ 70_reproducible-date.patch
~ 80_improve-txt2man-manpage.patch
- Updated because the upstream fixed some points in source code (thanks!):
~ 10_fix-makefile.patch
* debian/README.Debian: little adjustments.
* debian/rules: added the target override_dh_auto_install to pass the 'prefix'
variable to upstream Makefile.
2016-05-17 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.5.6-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/examples.d/:
- README: fixed the -r option.
- txt2man: fixed the -r option in EXAMPLES section.
* debian/patches/80_improve-txt2man-manpage.patch: updated to fix the txt2man
which must have two blank spaces on some points to generate the manpage
* debian/README.Debian: little adjustments.
2016-05-14 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.5.6-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
- Changed from cgit to git in Vcs-Browser field.
- Updated the Vcs-* fields to use https instead of http and git.
* debian/copyright: updated the packaging copyright years.
* debian/examples.d/:
- Added a new example: txt2man.txt.
- Reviewed all manpages.
* debian/patches/:
- Added 70_reproducible-date.patch that honour SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH if
available. Thanks to Reiner Herrmann <reiner@reiner-h.de>.
(Closes: #790801)
- Added 80_improve-txt2man-manpage.patch to fix some issues and
explain better some points.
- fix-makefile: renamed to 10_fix-makefile.patch.
- drop-ksh-check: renamed to 20_drop-ksh-check.patch.
- fix-path-hyphen: renamed to 30_fix-path.patch. Removed a no longer
needed fix for hyphen.
- fix-bashisms: renamed to 40_fix-bashisms.patch.
- fix-pager-option: renamed to 50_fix-pager-option.patch.
- fix-spelling-hyphen: renamed to 60_fix-spelling.patch. Updated to
fix a new spelling error and removed a no longer needed and
erroneous fix for hyphen used as minus sign.
* debian/watch: bumped to version 4.
2015-04-26 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <eriberto@debian.org>
txt2man (1.5.6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable. Welcome Jessie Stable!
* debian/control: little adjustment in long description.
* debian/copyright: dropping dot-zero from GPL license short name.

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