pngtools - series of tools for PNG (Portable Network Graphics) images

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pngtools
Package version 0.4
Package release 1.2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 67 B
Download size 15.33 KB
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pngtools is a suite of utilities to work with PNG (Portable Network
Graphics) files, equivalents to libtiff's tiffinfo, and tiffcp commands.
These commands are called pnginfo, pngcp. tiffdump is replaced by pngchunks
and pngchunkdesc as well.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pngtools_0.4-1.2_i386.deb 0.4 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pngtools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpng12-0 >= 1.2.13-4


Type URL
Binary Package pngtools_0.4-1.2_amd64.deb
Source Package pngtools

Install Howto

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




2016-01-14 - Tobias Frost <>
pngtools (0.4-1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix previous upload for libpng12 by conditional compiling (Closes: #811001)
2016-01-07 - Tobias Frost <>
pngtools (0.4-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS with libpng 1.5", taking patch from Nobuhiro (Closes: #641892)
* Change B-D to libpng-dev from libpng12-dev (Closes: #662476)
2009-08-18 - Nelson A. de Oliveira <>
pngtools (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release;
* Update compat level to 7;
* Update Standards-Version to 3.8.3:
- Using new Homepage field in debian/control.
* Remove patches/pngchunks.diff (applied upstream);
* Fix minus sign in manpages.
2008-12-10 - Nelson A. de Oliveira <>
pngtools (0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix pngchunks on 64 bits platforms (Closes: #503820).
2007-07-31 - Nelson A. de Oliveira <>
pngtools (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #405139).

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