supercat - program that colorizes text for terminals and HTML

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name supercat
Package version 0.5.5
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 140 B
Download size 17.53 KB
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Supercat is a program that colorizes text based on matching regular
expressions/strings/characters. Supercat supports html output as well
as standard ASCII text. Unlike some text-colorizing programs that
exist, Supercat does not require you to have to be a programmer to
make colorization rules.


Package Version Architecture Repository
supercat_0.5.5-4_amd64.deb 0.5.5 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
supercat - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Type URL
Binary Package supercat_0.5.5-4_i386.deb
Source Package supercat

Install Howto

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




2009-12-16 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules, debian/control:
+ Move to a build system without debhelper.
+ Move to 3.0 (quilt) format.
2008-04-20 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Update maintainer e-mail address.
+ Update Vcs-* locations.
* debian/rules:
+ Update to fix detecting cross building.
+ Set default CFLAGS to -g -O2.
2008-02-21 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Clean .diff.gz by removing configure, config.log
2008-02-19 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches/manpage_fix.diff:
+ Updated for new release.
2007-12-10 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches:
+ Remove manpage_fix.diff, as it is merged with upstream.
* debian/control:
+ Standards Version is now 3.7.3.
* Remove unnecessary whitespace in rules, control and copyright.
2007-11-13 - Kumar Appaiah <>
supercat (0.5.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #451082)
* Provide a sane, default spcrc.
* Add debian/patches/manpage_fix.diff to clean up man page
hyphen escapes.

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