sugar-presence-service - Sugar Learning Platform - legacy presence service

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: sugar-presence-service
Package version: 0.90.2
Package release: 5
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 228 B
Download size: 41.51 KB
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Sugar Learning Platform promotes collaborative learning through Sugar Activities that encourage critical thinking, the heart of a quality education. Designed from the ground up especially for children, Sugar offers an alternative to traditional “office-desktop” software. This package contains the (deprecated but still used) presence service.



    Source package: sugar-presence-service

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/sugar-presence-service
    • /usr/share/dbus-1/services/org.laptop.Sugar.Presence.service
    • /usr/share/doc/sugar-presence-service/NEWS.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/sugar-presence-service/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/sugar-presence-service/copyright
    • /usr/share/python/runtime.d/sugar-presence-service.rtupdate
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/
    • /usr/share/sugar-presence-service/


    2015-07-03 - Jonas Smedegaard <> sugar-presence-service (0.90.2-5) unstable; urgency=medium * Relax watch file to cover any compression suffix. * Update package relations: + Relax to recommend versioned telepathy-gabble, and depend on it only unversioned.

    2015-06-26 - Jonas Smedegaard <> sugar-presence-service (0.90.2-4) unstable; urgency=medium * Update package relations: + Fix depend on telepathy-gabble-legacy or older telepathy-gabble (not recent telepathy-gabble): Old Tubes API needed. * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9. * Add lintian override regarding debhelper 9.

    2015-06-16 - Jonas Smedegaard <> sugar-presence-service (0.90.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium * Improve short description. * Update copyright info: + Use License-Grant and License-Reference fields. Thanks to Ben Finney. * Add lintian overrides regarding license in License-Reference field. See bug#786450. * Modernize git-buildpackage config: Avoid "git-" prefix. * Drop branch from source and binary package. * Update package relations: + Depend on unbranched python-sugar-toolkit. + Fix depend on net-tools only as fallback for network-manager.

    2015-04-20 - Jonas Smedegaard <> sugar-presence-service-0.90 (0.90.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8. * Move packaging to Debian Sugar Team. * Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6. * Wrap and sort package relations fields. * Update package relations: + Fix stop recommend sugar-session-*. + Stop bogusly depend on shlibs:Depends: Irrelevant for arch-independent packages. + Relax to build-depend unversioned on python and relax versioning of cdbs: Needed versions satisfied even in oldstable. + Relax to drop fallback for python-gobject and versioning of python-dbus and network-manager: Needed versions satisfied even in oldstable. + Recommend python-sugar-toolkit-0.98 - i.e. newest and likely last branch (not python-sugar-toolkit-0.96). + Make build-dependency suppression future compatible with cdbs 0.5. * Modernize long description. * Move to section oldlibs: Deprecated upstream. * Track xz compressed upstream tarballs (but favor bzip2). * Rewrite README.source to emphasize that file is *not* a show-stopper for contributions, and refer to wiki page for details. * Stop track upstream tarball checksum. * Update copyright info: + Fix use SPDX shortname for X11 license. Thanks to Paul Richards Tagliamonte. + Extend coverage for myself. + Relicense packaging as GPL-3+.

    2012-05-28 - Jonas Smedegaard <> sugar-presence-service-0.90 (0.90.2-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. [ Jonas Smedegaard ] * Remove debian/source/local-options: abort-on-upstream-changes and unapply-patches are default in dpkg-source since 1.16.1. * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 7. * Bump standards-version to 3.9.3. * Use for Vcs-Browser field. * Modernize long description, based on upstream wiki phrases. * Use Python helper python2 (not python-central). * Tidy README.source to not mention quilt, and to not duplicate most of the content. * Refer to FSF website (not postal address) in licensing header of rules file. * Extend copyright of Debian packaging to cover recent years. * Rewrite copyright file using format 1.0. * Update package relations: + Tighten build-dependency on cdbs and python: Needed for python2 helper. + Stop build-depending on python-central: No longer used. + Relax build-depend unversioned on debhelper and devscripts: Needed versions satisfied even in oldstable. * Extend years in copyright file. * Bump branch to 0.96. * Fix recommend sugar-session (not bogus sugar).