png2html - transforms a PNG image to a web page

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name png2html
Package version 1.1
Package release 5build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 52 B
Download size 8.38 KB
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Png2html takes a PNG image and transforms it pixel by pixel to a web page,
encoding each pixel as an appropriately coloured letter. It is decided which
letter to encode each pixel as by using a text file supplied by the user. An
example can be found on the project's homepage.


Package Version Architecture Repository
png2html_1.1-5build1_i386.deb 1.1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
png2html - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libgd3 >= 2.1.0~alpha~


Type URL
Binary Package png2html_1.1-5build1_amd64.deb
Source Package png2html

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install png2html deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install png2html




2013-05-20 - Colin Watson <>
png2html (1.1-5build1) saucy; urgency=low
* Rebuild for libgd3.
2006-09-23 - Jack Grahams <>
png2html (1.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #387477).
* Removed broken URLs and rewrote package descriptions in debian/control
and png2html.1 manpage (Closes: #388602).
* Added notes about using stdin/stdout for input/output for png2html to
png2html.1 manpage, added some clarification, and updated authors.
* Updated Debian Policy to 3.7.2.
* Corrected copyright in debian/copyright.
* Switched packaging to dpatch.
* debian/rules:
- Added dpatch targets, and .NOTPARALLEL flag.
- Added dh_installdocs and dh_installman file locations.
- Removed redundant dh_* templates, and tidied up file.
- Added correct CFLAGS override.
- Switched install method from patched Makefile to dh_install.
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 5.
* Removed now redundant debian/ files: dirs, docs, manpages.
* Removed duplicate copy of png2html.1 manpage.
* Incorporated NMU fixes from 1.1-4.1 (Closes: #343915, #335659).
* 01_truecolorfix - patches png2html.c to use gdImageRed etc. macros 
to support truecolor images - sent to upstream (Closes: #338971).
2005-12-31 - Luk Claes <>
png2html (1.1-4.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update gd2 build-dep to libgd2-noxpm-dev (Closes: #343915, #335659).
2005-09-18 - William Vera <>
png2html (1.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Migrate the build-depend to libgd-dev version 2 (Closes: #314317)
2005-04-10 - William Vera <>
png2html (1.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed dependency on libgd-dev (Closes: #304010).    
2005-04-08 - William Vera <>
png2html (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed maintainer's email address
* Fixed priority (graphics - extra)
2005-03-23 - William Vera <>
png2html (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (Closes:#301585).

See Also

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pngnq_1.0-2.2_amd64.deb tool for optimizing PNG (Portable Network Graphics) images
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pngquant_2.5.0-1_amd64.deb PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising utility
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po4a_0.47-2_all.deb tools for helping translation of documentation
poa_2.0+20060928-4_amd64.deb Partial Order Alignment for multiple sequence alignment
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pocketsphinx-doc_0.8.0+real5prealpha-1ubuntu2_all.deb Speech recognition tool (documentation)