slang-xfig - produce plots and drawings through Xfig's fig2dev in S-Lang

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name slang-xfig
Package version 0.2.0~.35
Package release 1.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 248 B
Download size 54.78 KB
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SLxfig is a S-Lang module that produces plots, drawings, etc in a
variety of formats (.ps, .eps, .png, .jpeg, etc). It accomplishes this
via S-Lang scripts that automatically run Xfig's fig2dev and LaTeX to
produce the desired output format.


Package Version Architecture Repository
slang-xfig_0.2.0~.35-1.1_amd64.deb 0.2.0~.35 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
slang-xfig - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.1.3
libslang2 >= 2.0.7-1
transfig -


Type URL
Binary Package slang-xfig_0.2.0~.35-1.1_i386.deb
Source Package slxfig

Install Howto

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




2012-01-07 - gregor herrmann <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.35-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "FTBFS: configure: error: unable to find the slang library and
header file slang.h": add patch from Ubuntu / Ilya Barygin:
adjust debian/rules to multiarched slang2.
Additionally build-depend on multiarched libslang2-dev and
dpkg-dev (>= 1.16.0)
(Closes: #640688)
2009-06-06 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.35-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New usptream release
2009-04-23 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.33-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
+ Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.1 (no changes needed)
+ The package is now maintained with Git at  Add
Vcs-Git field and change Vcs-Browser accordingly.
* debian/copyright:
+ Replace copyright tag (c) by the UTF-8 character © (Lintian warning)
+ Update copyright year and put the Debian packaging under the terms
of GPL-3+
+ Add reference to GPL-2 file
2008-12-07 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0.2.0~.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* debian/watch: Use the upstream author's web site to check for new
* debian/patches/*: Drop patches that were needed for SLang 2.0
* debian/rules: Do not include CDBS' simple-patchsys
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0 (no changes needed)
- Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends
2008-03-20 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: Explicitly add the local-packages directory to
SLSH_PATH.  This should fix Bug#471621, but let us see how the
autobuilders behave.
2008-03-19 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Append trunk/ to the path in Vcs-Svn:, such that
debcheckout works
* debian/control: Add ghostscript as build-dependency
2007-12-05 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuilt against newer version of libslang2
* debian/control:
+ Dropped Homepage pseudo-header from the extended description
+ Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.3
2007-11-07 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.192-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New SVN upstream "release"
* Added patches to make the package work with libslang 2.0, the version
currently in Debian:
+ 01-fake-feqs: Simulate the call to feqs (which only exists in
libslang 2.1)
+ 02-logic-operator: Replace the "&&" operator by a convoluted if/else
* debian/control:
+ Added Homepage field
+ Use the now official Vcs-* fields instead of the obsolete XS-Vcs-*
+ Bumped dependency to libslang 2.1
* debian/watch: Added file
* debian/slxfig.php: Script PHP used for faking an usptream URL whichs
gives the latest SVN revision of the upstream repository
* debian/rules:
+ Install uscan script at
+ Set datarootdir when installing the package
2007-06-21 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.114-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Bumped the build-dependency on slsh to >= 2.0.7-2,
since this version includes the PNG S-Lang module, needed for the regression test
* debian/rules: Changed according to the above, which allows running all
the available regression tests
2007-05-13 - Rafael Laboissiere <>
slxfig (0~svn.114-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Build-depends on libslang2-dev such that configure
succeeds (closes: #423535)
* debian/rules: Drop image.png from the list of targets when running the
regression tests.  (This should be reverted in the future if/when
the slsh package will include the PNG module, see Bug#423571)

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