freeciv-client-qt - Civilization turn based strategy game (Qt client)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename freeciv-client-qt_2.5.3-1_i386.deb
Package name freeciv-client-qt
Package version 2.5.3
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/games
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 849.90 KB
Installed size 2.88 MB
Freeciv is a free clone of the turn based strategy game Civilization.
In this game, each player becomes leader of a civilisation, fighting to
obtain the ultimate goal: the extinction of all other civilisations.
This is the Qt version of Freeciv.


Package Version Architecture Repository
freeciv-client-qt_2.5.3-1_amd64.deb 2.5.3 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
freeciv-client-qt - - -


Name Value
freeciv-data = 2.5.3-1
libbz2-1.0 -
libc6 >= 2.15
libcurl3-gnutls >= 7.16.2
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
liblua5.2-0 -
liblzma5 >= 5.1.1alpha+20120614
libqt5core5a >= 5.5.0
libqt5gui5 >= 5.2.0
libqt5gui5-gles >= 5.2.0
libqt5widgets5 >= 5.2.0
libsdl-mixer1.2 -
libsdl1.2debian >= 1.2.11
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package freeciv-client-qt_2.5.3-1_i386.deb
Source Package freeciv

Install Howto

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




2016-02-07 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 2.5.3.
* Drop qt-client-* patches. Applied upstream.
2016-02-06 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Vcs-Git: Use https.
* Add qt-client-HOME-folder.patch and qt-client-save-games-menu.patch.
- Fix menu item "Save game" being disabled when there are no active units.
- Fix QFileDialog::getSaveFileName creating $HOME subdirectory.
Thanks to G√ľnter Heine for the report and the Freeciv developers for
providing the patches. (Closes: #813107, #813218)
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.7.
2016-01-20 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 2.5.2.
* Mark arch:all packages as Multi-Arch: foreign. (Closes: #805181)
* Vcs-Browser: Use https.
* Update my e-mail address.
2015-08-19 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 2.5.1.
* debian/rules: Add get-orig-source target.
* Drop remove-non-existent-category-key.patch. Merged upstream.
* debian/rules: Build without hardening build flag -pie.
This is a workaround for
* Update debian/copyright for new release.
2015-06-23 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Revert "Remove libbz2-dev from Build-Depends." (Closes: #784019)
This reverts commit d08b1ffb38e0b998c277999dca1561da9263faea.
* debian/copyright: Add clarification for sikkim.svg and saxony.svg images.
These files are ineligible for copyright and therefore in the public domain
because they consist entirely of information that are common property and
contain no original authorship. The copyright information in the svg
metadata is therefore wrong and will be corrected in a future upstream
Thanks to Thorsten Alteholz for the report. (Closes: #789374)
* Install freeciv wrapper script into freeciv metapackage.
Provide a wrapper script to launch the recommended game client with the
freeciv command.
* Symlink freeciv-client man page into freeciv metapackage.
2015-04-29 - Markus Koschany <>
freeciv (2.5.0-2) experimental; urgency=medium
* Create a separate package and enable the Qt client.
Thanks to Reiner Herrmann for the patch. (Closes: #780926)
* Link all client man pages against freeciv-client.6 again.
This reverts the change from the previous upload. Lintian overrides are no
longer necessary now.
* Remove all postinst files because they are obsolete.
* Remove update-alternatives mechanism and its associated slave links in
preinst and drop all prerm files.
* Instead create a freeciv metapackage and always depend on the recommended
game client. (Closes: #766185)
* debian/control:
- Remove all Provides fields.
- Replace virtual freeciv-sound package with freeciv-sound-standard.
- Replace virtual freeciv-client package with freeciv.
* freeciv-client-sdl: Suggest freeciv-client-extras.

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