pstoedit - PostScript and PDF files to editable vector graphics converter

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pstoedit
Package version 3.70
Package release 1ubuntu2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 652 B
Download size 99.91 KB
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pstoedit converts Postscript and PDF files to various editable
vector graphic formats including tgif, xfig, PDF graphics, gnuplot format,
idraw, MetaPost, GNU Metafile, PIC, Kontour and flattened PostScript.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pstoedit_3.70-1ubuntu2_i386.deb 3.70 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pstoedit - - -


Name Value
ghostscript -
libc6 >= 2.2.5
libpstoedit0c2a -
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1


Type URL
Binary Package pstoedit_3.70-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Source Package pstoedit

Install Howto

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




2016-03-13 - Adam Conrad <>
pstoedit (3.70-1ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* Apply patch from Debian bug #813316 to restore plugin loading.
2016-01-26 - Steve Langasek <>
pstoedit (3.70-1ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=low
* Sync from Debian unstable.
* Revert rename for G++5 ABI transition, since the symbols don't appear to
be part of the ABI.
* Retain Conflicts/Replaces for reverted rename, which can be dropped
after the xenial release.
2016-01-22 - Roland Stigge <>
pstoedit (3.70-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- Doesn't contain external references with privacy and copyright
concerns anymore (Closes: #777305)
* debian/control: Standards-Version: 3.9.6
2015-08-10 - Steve Langasek <>
pstoedit (3.62-2ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild against libgraphicsmagick++3v5.
2015-08-05 - Steve Langasek <>
pstoedit (3.62-2ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
* Rename library packages for g++5 ABI transition.
2014-10-30 - Colin Watson <>
pstoedit (3.62-2build1) vivid; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against libmagickcore-6.q16-2.
2014-08-31 - Roland Stigge <>
pstoedit (3.62-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix build on new architectures by using dh-autoreconf, thanks to
Breno Leitao (Closes: #748131)
* Fix loading of plugins on Hurd, thanks to Pino Toscano
(Closes: #753987)
* Removed google and facebook references from index.htm due to privacy and
copyright concerns
* debian/control: Standards-Version: 3.9.5
2013-05-05 - Roland Stigge <>
pstoedit (3.62-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
- Standards-Version: 3.9.4
- Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 9), dpkg-dev (>= 1.16.1~)
(for include)
- libpstoedit0c2a: Pre-Depend: multiarch-support
* debian/compat: 9
2012-09-25 - Roland Stigge <>
pstoedit (3.61-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #685976)
2012-03-06 - Roland Stigge <>
pstoedit (3.60-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Build-Depends: libpng-dev instead of libpng12-dev (Closes: #662479)
- Standards-Version: 3.9.3

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psychtoolbox-3-common_3.0.12.20160126.dfsg1-1ubuntu1_all.deb toolbox for vision research -- arch/interpreter independent part
psychtoolbox-3-lib_3.0.12.20160126.dfsg1-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb toolbox for vision research -- arch-specific parts
pt-websocket_0.2-1_amd64.deb WebSocket pluggable transport - server
ptask_0.0.9-2_amd64.deb GTK+ graphical user interface for managing tasks
pterm_0.67-2_amd64.deb PuTTY terminal emulator
ptex-base_2.5-2.1_all.deb basic ASCII pTeX library files
ptex-buildsupport_3.0-3_all.deb Support files for building ASCII pTeX
ptex2tex_0.4-1_all.deb easy generation of (possibly complex) LaTeX environments
ptop_3.7.0-2build1_all.deb transitional dummy package
ptpd_2.3.1-debian1-1_amd64.deb Precision Time Protocol daemon
ptscotch_5.1.12b.dfsg-2build4_amd64.deb MPI programs and libraries for graph, mesh and hypergraph partitioning