searchmonkey - search files using regular expressions aiming to replace find/grep tools

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name searchmonkey
Package version 0.8.1
Package release 9
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 499 B
Download size 216.89 KB
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SearchMonkey is a light-weight Gtk application that aims to replace the
cumbersome find/grep with a slick user interface that quickly provides a
mark-up showing locations and quantity of text matches.
The goal is to provide a simple to use and accessible search tool for
end-users, and software developers alike.


Package Version Architecture Repository
searchmonkey_0.8.1-9_amd64.deb 0.8.1 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
searchmonkey - - -


Name Value
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libc6 >= 2.4
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.35.9
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0


Type URL
Binary Package searchmonkey_0.8.1-9_i386.deb
Source Package searchmonkey

Install Howto

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




2013-08-11 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-9) unstable; urgency=low
[ Benjamin Kerensa ]
* Add self as co-maintainer
[ Varun Hiremath ]
* Fix a typo in the desktop file (Closes: #663661)
* Add a patch fix-crash.diff to fix crashes, thanks to Peter
<> (Closes: #625643)
* Update build.diff patch to fix broken link (Closes: #705849)
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.4
2011-11-13 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patches/fix-format-security.diff, thanks to Peter Green
<>, fixes FTBFS (Closes: #646490)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2
* Add searchmonkey menu file (Closes: #587793)
2010-04-11 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to source format 3.0
* Clean up debian/rules and the build procedure (Closes: #577359)
* debian/control:
+ Remove Torsten Werner from Uploaders, as requested
+ Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4
* Fix debian/copyright
2008-01-19 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Add Homepage header and replace XS-Vcs with Vcs
+ Bump up Standards-Version to 3.7.3
+ Build-Depend on debhelper >= 6
* debian/compat: Bump to 6
* Remove encoding field from desktop file
2007-09-14 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Add searchmonkey.desktop (Closes: #442178)
* debian/rules: implement get-orig-source
2007-05-16 - Torsten Werner <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove config.guess and config.sub in clean target. (Closes: #424265)
2007-03-07 - Torsten Werner <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Clean up debian/rules.
2007-03-06 - Torsten Werner <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix a broken symlink in the package. Closes: #413667
2007-02-12 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.8.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2006-12-01 - Varun Hiremath <>
searchmonkey (0.7.3-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release

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