screentest - Utility to test the quality of screens

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name screentest
Package version 2.0
Package release 2.2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 133 B
Download size 20.02 KB
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Screentest is a CRT and LCD screen testing utility. Ever wondered how
good the quality (sharpness, linearity, convergence, etc.) of your
CRT/LCD monitor is? Screentest displays the testing patterns which you
can use to evaluate the quality of your monitor.


Package Version Architecture Repository
screentest_2.0-2.2_amd64.deb 2.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
screentest - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libglade2-0 >= 1:2.6.1
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0


Type URL
Binary Package screentest_2.0-2.2_i386.deb
Source Package screentest

Install Howto

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




2013-10-13 - Bill Allombert <>
screentest (2.0-2.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add -lgmodule-2.0 to screentest_LDADD. Closes: #713609
* debian/rules: clean: remove .gmo files.
* po/cs.po: Czech translation by Michal Simunek. Closes: #673121
* debian/control: 
- add Build-Depends on autotools-dev
- add Depends on ${misc:Depends}
* config.guess, config.sub: patch to call autotools-dev version
2012-05-08 - David Prévot <>
screentest (2.0-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Properly display non-ASCII characters in main screen. Closes: #670781
[ New runtime translations ]
* French, thanks to Mami Hicham. Closes: #574463
* Danish, thanks to Joe Hansen. Closes: #670849
* Finish, thanks to Juhani Numminen. Closes: #671706
2009-08-12 - Giacomo Catenazzi <>
screentest (2.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Usual updates: policy, homepage
* Improve debian/copyright
2007-08-20 - Giacomo Catenazzi <>
screentest (2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Update and clean up of debian scripts
2007-07-25 - Giacomo Catenazzi <>
screentest (1.0-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Really don't use any part of old libraries
2007-07-24 - Giacomo Catenazzi <>
screentest (1.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. Closes: #419214
* use newer libgtk and libglib libraries. Closes: #398350
* debian/control, Updated package dependencies (build and runtime)
* don't build static version
2006-05-05 - Bart Martens <>
screentest (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules, debian/control: Use autotools-dev, autoconf and automake.
*, Moved patch about -lpthread.
*, debian/control: Build-depend on libxdmcp-dev and libxau-dev,
and use the link flags "-lXdmcp -lXau".  Closes: #365164.
* debian/watch: Added.  Closes: #354236.
* debian/control: Standards version.
* debian/control: Changed my e-mail address.
2006-02-12 - Bart Martens <>
screentest (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.  Closes: #352438.
* Acknowledging the NMU.  Closes: #192462.  Patch and NMU by Sebastien
Bacher <>, thanks.
* basic_test.c: Change list of button functions.  Closes: #217493.
* debian/copyright, debian/control: Added new homepage.
* debian/control: Standards version.
* debian/compat, debian/rules: debhelper compatibility version.
* debian/menu: Fixed lintian unquoted-string-in-menu-item.
* debian/control: Fixed lintian
2003-09-04 - Sebastien Bacher <>
screentest (1.0-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* NMU to fix a RC bug.
* Added -lpthread to LDADD (Closes: #192462).
* Fixed dh_make-boilerplate in debian/copyright
2002-10-08 - Rafal Zawadzki <>
screentest (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change section to main. Closes: #163997
* Change description. Closes: #163636
Closes: #163716

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