libxfixes-dev - X11 miscellaneous 'fixes' extension library (development headers)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libxfixes-dev_5.0.1-2_amd64.deb
Package name libxfixes-dev
Package version 5.0.1
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libdevel
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 10.66 KB
Installed size 97.00 KB
libXfixes provides an X Window System client interface to the 'XFIXES'
extension to the X protocol.
It provides support for Region types, and some cursor functions.
This package contains the development headers for the library found in
libxfixes3.  Non-developers likely have little use for this package.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This module can be found at


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxfixes-dev_5.0.1-2_i386.deb 5.0.1 i386 Ubuntu Main
libxfixes-dev - - -


Name Value
libx11-dev -
libxfixes3 = 1:5.0.1-2
x11proto-fixes-dev >= 1:5.0-1


Type URL
Binary Package libxfixes-dev_5.0.1-2_amd64.deb
Source Package libxfixes

Install Howto

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




2014-07-12 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0.1-2) sid; urgency=low
* Mark libxfixes-dev as Multi-arch: same (closes: #677657).
2013-06-30 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0.1-1) sid; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Remove useless dh_auto_install override.  debian/tmp is the default destdir
since we have more than one deb.
* Bump debhelper build-dep to 9 (to match compat).
* Disable silent build rules.
2013-05-14 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0-4+deb7u1) wheezy-security; urgency=high
* integer overflow in XFixesGetCursorImage() [CVE-2013-1983]
2011-06-12 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Don't include debug symbols for the udeb in libxfixes3-dbg.
2011-06-11 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Steve Langasek ]
* Build for multiarch.
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
2011-04-29 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:5.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Julien Cristau ]
* libxfixes3.symbols: no need to use a version for symbols that are there
forever (or close enough).
* Upload to unstable.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Remove automake and libtool build-dep, they're pulled in by
2011-03-09 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libxfixes (1:5.0-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Pointer barriers.
* Bump x11proto-fixes-dev build-dep accordingly.
* Bump x11proto-fixes-dev dependency for libxfixes3-dev.
* Wrap Depends fields.
* Add debian/libxfixes3.symbols file.
* Pass -c4 to dh_makeshlibs to ensure updates are noticed.
* Update symbols file, and bump shlibs for new symbols:
- XFixesCreatePointerBarrier
- XFixesDestroyPointerBarrier
* Install manpages through dh_install.
* Use --fail-missing instead of --list-missing in dh_install for
additional safety.
* Switch to dh:
- Use debhelper 8.
- Use dh-autoreconf.
* Remove xsfbs accordingly.
* Update Uploaders list. Thanks, David!
* Add a placeholder series file.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes needed).
2010-07-11 - Julien Cristau <>
libxfixes (1:4.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bump xutils-dev build-dep for xorg-macros 1.8.
* Update debian/copyright from upstream COPYING.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.0.
2010-03-11 - Cyril Brulebois <>
libxfixes (1:4.0.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Rename the build directory to not include DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE for no
good reason.  Thanks, Colin Watson!
[ Brice Goglin ]
* Remove Jamey Sharp and Josh Triplett from Uploaders, closes: #568278.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Use dh_makeshlibs’s -V argument instead of debian/libxfixes3.shlibs
* Add udeb needed for the graphical installer: libxfixes3-udeb.
* Bump the B-D on libx11-dev to ensure libxfixes3-udeb gets a dependency
on libx11-6-udeb.
* Bump Standards-Version from 3.8.3 to 3.8.4 (no changes needed).
* Add myself to Uploaders.

See Also

Package Description
libxfixes3_5.0.1-2_amd64.deb X11 miscellaneous 'fixes' extension library
libxfont-dev_1.5.1-1_amd64.deb X11 font rasterisation library (development headers)
libxfont1_1.5.1-1_amd64.deb X11 font rasterisation library
libxfreerdp-client1.1_1.1.0~git20140921.1.440916e+dfsg1-5ubuntu1_amd64.deb Free Remote Desktop Protocol library (xfreerdp-client library)
libxft-dev_2.3.2-1_amd64.deb FreeType-based font drawing library for X (development files)
libxft2_2.3.2-1_amd64.deb FreeType-based font drawing library for X
libxi-dev_1.7.6-1_amd64.deb X11 Input extension library (development headers)
libxi6_1.7.6-1_amd64.deb X11 Input extension library
libxinerama-dev_1.1.3-1_amd64.deb X11 Xinerama extension library (development headers)
libxinerama1_1.1.3-1_amd64.deb X11 Xinerama extension library
libxkbcommon-dev_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb library interface to the XKB compiler - development files
libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol - development files
libxkbcommon0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb library interface to the XKB compiler - shared library
libxkbfile-dev_1.0.9-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library (development headers)