libxkbcommon-x11-0 - library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Package name libxkbcommon-x11-0
Package version 0.5.0
Package release 1ubuntu2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 13.17 KB
Installed size 69.00 KB
This package provides an add-on library called xkbcommon-x11, to support
creating keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol, by querying the X server directly.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This module can be found at


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2.1_i386.deb 0.5.0 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2.1_amd64.deb 0.5.0 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_i386.deb 0.5.0 i386 Ubuntu Main
libxkbcommon-x11-0 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.17
libxcb-xkb1 -
libxcb1 >= 1.6
libxkbcommon0 = 0.5.0-1ubuntu2


Type URL
Binary Package libxkbcommon-x11-0_0.5.0-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Source Package libxkbcommon

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libxkbcommon-x11-0 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libxkbcommon-x11-0




2015-07-20 - Michael Vogt <>
libxkbcommon (0.5.0-1ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium
* updated XKB_CONFIG_ROOT env to match git pull request
2015-07-13 - Michael Vogt <>
libxkbcommon (0.5.0-1ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
* add patch to look for XKB_CONFIG_ROOT environment to allow
overriding the build-time DFLT_XKB_CONFIG_ROOT
2015-05-18 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.5.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Drop debian/patches, applied upstream.
* libxkbcommon-dev: install documentation (Thanks Fernando Seiti Furusato)
(Closes: #723086)
* Enable --parallel (Thanks Pino Toscano) (Closes: #760621)
2014-09-16 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-2) unstable; urgency=high
* d/p/0001-Remove-linux-input.h-include-from-test-x11comp.c.patch:
+ Patch from Pino Toscano to fix the build on !linux. Closes: #760624.
* debian/control,
+ Enable quilt as the patch system.
* High urgency for RC bug fix.
2014-09-05 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #750129).
* Add build-dependencies used by new "x11comp" test:
+ x11-xkb-utils
+ xvfb
(The test is supposed to skipped when these are not available,
but actually it freezes.)
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* Upload to unstable.
2014-07-23 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make libxkbcommon-x11 depend on the same version of libxkbcommon0
(Closes: #755724)
2014-07-18 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release.
* libxkbcommon0.symbols: Added three new symbols.
[ Michael Stapelberg ]
* Make libxkbcommon-x11-dev depend on libxcb1-dev and libxcb-xkb-dev which
it specifies in Requires.private. This is necessary for static builds.
2014-02-09 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. This introduces the new binary packages
libxkbcommon-x11-{0,dev} (Closes: #737391)
* Canonicalize Vcs-*
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.5 (no changes necessary)
2013-09-10 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Cherry-pick ec9a02 from upstream, fixes FTBFS on hurd. Closes: #717723.
* Re-enable the test suite on !linux. Thanks Pino Toscano. Closes: #715560.
2013-06-09 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release 0.2.0. (Closes: #691699)
* libxkbcommon-dev.install: Add new headers, rename existing.
* control: Update Standards-Version, no changes.
* watch: Updated.
* control: Remove the comments about the experimental status, this is
an actual release.
* control: Use debhelper 9 and convert to multiarch.
* control: Update the descriptions.
* rules: Don't hardcode shlibs to the package version, this is an actual
release now.
* Use source format 1.0.
* Add libxkbcommon0.symbols.
* copyright: Remove the note about no tarballs, add upstream url.
* control: Added homepage.
* rules: Replace old tarball target with generic gentarball target.
* rules: Don't run tests on !linux.
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* debian/watch:
+ Look for .xz tarballs.
* New upstream release 0.3.1.
* debian/libxkbcommon0.symbols:
+ Add Build-Depends-Package field.
+ Add new symbols.
* debian/rules:
+ Pass -c4 to dpkg-gensymbols to abort the build if there are any
new or missing symbols.
+ Make the build verbose.

See Also

Package Description
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)
libxkbfile1_1.0.9-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library
libxklavier-dev_5.4-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb Development files for libxklavier
libxklavier16_5.4-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb X Keyboard Extension high-level API
libxml-commons-external-java-doc_1.4.01-2build1_all.deb Documentation of XML Commons external API
libxml-commons-external-java_1.4.01-2build1_all.deb XML Commons external code - DOM, SAX, and JAXP, etc
libxml-commons-resolver1.1-java-doc_1.2-7build1_all.deb XML entity and URI resolver library -- documentation
libxml-commons-resolver1.1-java-gcj_1.2-7build1_amd64.deb XML entity and URI resolver library -- native library
libxml-commons-resolver1.1-java_1.2-7build1_all.deb XML entity and URI resolver library
libxml-dom-perl_1.44-2_all.deb Perl module for building DOM Level 1 compliant doc structures
libxml-libxml-perl_2.0123+dfsg-1build1_amd64.deb Perl interface to the libxml2 library
libxml-namespacesupport-perl_1.11-1_all.deb Perl module for supporting simple generic namespaces
libxml-parser-perl_2.44-1build1_amd64.deb Perl module for parsing XML files