substance - cross-platform look & feel for Swing applications

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name substance
Package version 5.3
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 5.65 KB
Download size 4.99 MB
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The goal of this project is to provide a configurable and
customizable production-quality Java look and feel library for Swing
applications. This Java look and feel is available for JDK 5.0+ only.


Package Version Architecture Repository
substance_5.3-3_all.deb 5.3 all Ubuntu Universe
substance - - -


Type URL
Binary Package substance_5.3-3_all.deb
Source Package substance

Install Howto

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




2013-06-12 - Emmanuel Bourg <>
substance (5.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Patched to compile against JGoodies Forms 1.6 (Closes: #708809)
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes)
* Use canonical URLs for the Vcs-* fields
* debian/rules: Improved the clean target to allow rebuilds
* debian/copyright: Removed the reference to /usr/share/common-licenses/BSD
2011-08-29 - Torsten Werner <>
substance (5.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change maintainers into Maintainers.
* Switch to source format 3.0.
* Update Standards-Version: 3.9.1.
* Remove Java runtime from Depends.
* Add the full BSD license text to debian/copyright instead of referencing
2009-11-04 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
substance (5.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #553921).
- Minimal JDK version is now >= 6
* New "substance-doc" package:
- contains API javadoc documentation
* Bump debhelper version to >= 7
* Remove unused Depends on ${shlibs:Depends}
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3 (no changes needed)
* Default JDK:
- Build-Depends on default-jdk
- Use /usr/lib/jvm/default-java as JAVA_HOME in debian/rules
- Depends on default-jre | java6-runtime
* Use upstream build system:
- Remove debian/build.xml
- Define jdk.home in debian/
- Patch upstream build.xml to generate javadoc (build.diff)
* Update my email address
2009-08-07 - Varun Hiremath <>
substance (5.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* Add myself to Uploaders
* Include more config files in the JAR
- *.colorscheme_S_ (Closes: #540433)
- *.form
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.2:
- Move to "java" section of archive
* Remove useless ${shlibs:Depends} from Depends
[ Varun Hiremath ]
* Add a dummy debian/watch with the upstream site
* debian/control: Fix vcs-svn header
2009-06-16 - Varun Hiremath <>
substance (5.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Include *.colorscheme files in the jar
* Update patches/Drop_EDT_Check.diff to disable one more check
2009-05-25 - Varun Hiremath <>
substance (5.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright:
- MPL apply to XUI in src/contrib/net/xoetrope/editor/
- Quaqua is licensed under LGPL 2.1 (without "or later" clause)
* debian/orig-tar.exclude:
- exclude src/tools/docrobot/watermarks/*.jpg from orig tarballs
[ Varun Hiremath ]
* Update download link in
* debian/copyright:
- upstream replaced quaqua images with free icons, so remove the
artwork license which is no longer applicable
* Re-uploading to debian/main after fixing all the license issues
pointed out by ftp-masters
2009-03-07 - Torsten Werner <>
substance (5.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Change Depends: openjdk-6-jre.
2009-03-07 - Torsten Werner <>
substance (5.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Tango icons are now released to the public domain.
* Switch to openjdk-6.
* Move package to main.
2008-11-28 - Varun Hiremath <>
substance (5.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0
* Remove patches, not required anymore
* Add patches/Drop_EDT_Check.diff to temporarily drop Event Dispatch
Thread check, for Jajuk to work
2008-07-24 - Torsten Werner <>
substance (4.3.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Fix FSF address in debian/copyright.

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