s3switch - Manage the output device on S3 Savage chips

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name s3switch
Package version 0.1
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 57 B
Download size 11.61 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Depending on the Savage chip this utility can be used to switch
between LCD, CRT and TV output. Additionally one can choose between
NTSC, NTSCJ and pal TV signal format.


Package Version Architecture Repository
s3switch - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Binary Package s3switch_0.1-1_i386.deb
Source Package s3switch

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install s3switch deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install s3switch




2011-11-21 - Tormod Volden <debian.tormod@gmail.com>
s3switch (0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release and upstream location
- Fixes building on newer kernels (Closes: #310984, LP: #41355)
* debian/copyright: Updated and made machine-interpretable
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt) source format
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2
* debian/control: Make myself maintainer
* debian/rules: Add build-arch and build-indep targets
* debian/watch added
2003-10-26 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20030423-2) unstable; urgency=low
* add patch from
http://lists.snowman.net/pipermail/mythtv-users/2003-April/003032.html to
let TVout work on ProSavageDDR. Thanks to  Laurent Martelli <laurent at
bearteam.org> for spotting this. (Closes: #207878)
* bump Standards-Version to 3.6.1
2003-04-23 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20030423-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version
* bump standards version to 3.5.9
* echo 4 > debian/compat
* cleanup debian/copyright
* add ${misc:Depends}
* build-depend on debhelper >= 4
* fix includes in s3switch.c to kill gcc warnings
2002-05-01 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20020501-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version (Closes: #144497)
2001-12-21 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20010719-4) unstable; urgency=low
* fix spelling in control file (Closes: #125327)
2001-12-16 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20010719-3) unstable; urgency=low
* add support for the SuperSavage chips - thanks to Tim Roberts
* no need to ship two almost identical versions of the
manpage in the source package
2001-11-21 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20010719-2) unstable; urgency=low
* added support for the ProSavage PN(0x8d01) and KN(0x8d02) chips
(Closes: #119379)
* fixed spelling of package description according to:
2001-07-19 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20010719-1) unstable; urgency=low
* arch is i386 only (Closes: #105865)
* changed priority to extra
* properly split out upstream ''package'' to clarify, that this
is not a debian native package
2001-07-08 - Guido Guenther <agx@debian.org>
s3switch (0.0.20010717) unstable; urgency=low
* initial release (Closes: #103413)
* moved s3switch.1x manpage to s3switch.8 since it's not a X
* added proper copyright notice
* added clean rule to Makefile

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