pngmeta - Display metadata information from PNG images

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pngmeta
Package version 1.11
Package release 7.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 36 B
Download size 12.51 KB
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This small filter program extracts metadata from PNG images and
displays them as either HTML, SOIF, RDF/XML or simple fields and


Package Version Architecture Repository
pngmeta_1.11-7.1_i386.deb 1.11 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pngmeta - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libpng12-0 >= 1.2.13-4


Type URL
Binary Package pngmeta_1.11-7.1_amd64.deb
Source Package pngmeta

Install Howto

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




2016-01-07 - Tobias Frost <>
pngmeta (1.11-7.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS with libpng 1.5", apply patch from Nobuhiro (Closes: #636998)
* Replace png_read_destroy with png_read_destroy_struct (Closes: #808534)
2012-11-20 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Change of address.
* Bump standards to 3.9.3 & compat to 5.
- Added ${misc:Depends} to package dependencies.
* Use dpkg-buildflags.
* Adjust dependencies ready for libpng transition. (Closes: #662472)
2008-01-29 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Added missing '>' to <png:Image> (XRDF with a URI).	(closes: #455774)
* Replaced "about" attribute with "rdf:about".	(closes: #455779)
* Made updating of config.sub & config.guess manual & updated them.
* Standards version 3.7.3.
- Don't ignore errors from 'make clean'.
* Moved debhelper compat level to debian/compat.
2005-10-11 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't use PNG_PRIVATE symbols.			(closes: #330027)
* Man page: replace the URL of the zlib home page, kill a warning and quote
some wrongly-unquoted hyphens.
* Use standards version 3.6.2 (no changes).
* Add missing #include <ctype.h> (stop a compiler warning).
* debian/rules:
- bump the debhelper compat level to 4;
- update and fix DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS and CFLAGS handling;
- remove boilerplate, wrap the occasional long line.
2003-05-30 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't output whitespace in XML element names. Closes: #195395
* Updated libpng dependency (...12-dev) and standards version (3.5.9).
2002-12-05 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Insurance against libpng*-dev not depending on libz-dev, or at least
2002-10-25 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed missing build-depends, licence, upstream author information.
* Tweaked the short description.
* Switched to debhelper.
* Now officially a Debian package. Closes: #165784
2001-05-17 - Darren Salt <>
pngmeta (1.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial debianisation.

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