survex - cave surveying and mapping software

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name survex
Package version 1.2.26
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 1.65 KB
Download size 544.93 KB
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A software suite to process, view, and print cave survey data.  Survex
is cross-platform (Linux, Unix, Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows).  It has
been translated into many languages.  It can deal with extremely large and
complex datasets and can read survey data from many sources.


Package Version Architecture Repository
survex_1.2.26-1_amd64.deb 1.2.26 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
survex - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.11
libproj9 >= 4.8.0


Type URL
Binary Package survex_1.2.26-1_i386.deb
Source Package survex

Install Howto

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




2016-01-08 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.26-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
+ Compatible with FFmpeg 2.9. (Closes: #803863)
+ Includes modern MIME mappings, so survex filetypes now have icons.
* debian/ Remove obsolete file, fixes lintian warning.
* debian/copyright: Update.
2015-08-17 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.22-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release:
+ Includes fix-use-after-free-after-solve.patch so drop patch.
+ Fix conversion from coordinate systems using latitude and longitude.
+ Supports new *declination command.
2015-06-26 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.20-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix use after free which was causing test suite failure on some
2015-06-26 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.20-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release:
+ Upstream has dropped svxedit so drop the survex-svxedit package.
+ Adds terrain visualisation, so note this in the package description.
+ Installs filetype and app icons under /usr/share/icons/hicolor, which is
where modern desktops look for them.
+ survex-aven.desktop: Adds %f to Exec
* Add a link to the sample data in README.Debian, as suggested by Andy
Waddington a mere 7 years ago.
2014-10-17 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: "Standards-Version: 3.9.6" - no changes required.
* debian/control: Improve descriptions - in particular, stop trying to
explicitly list all the languages there are translations to.
2014-07-23 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.14-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Ship dump3d.  (Reported by Mike Lake on the survex mailing list).
2014-05-15 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.13-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-04-14 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.12-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release:
+ Fixes to work with libav10. (Closes: #739332)
* debian/control: survex-svxedit works fine with tk8.5, so update dependency
on tk8.4|wish to tk8.5|wish - the Debian Tcl/Tk maintainers are aiming to
remove tk8.4 before jessie.
* debian/control: Update to build against wxWidgets 3.0 instead of 2.8.
* debian/copyright: Update for 2014.
2014-01-28 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
+ Includes avcodec_free_frame-fix.patch so drop patch
* debian/watch: Add pgpsigurlmangle setting to automatically verify
detached GPG signatures on upstream release tarballs.
* Update to dh compat level 9 to enable use of hardening flags.
2013-10-30 - Olly Betts <>
survex (1.2.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
+ Includes all changes in debian/patches, so drop these.
+ Works with libav 9 API (with additional patch
avcodec_free_frame-fix.patch).  (Closes: #721042)
+ Add B-D on libproj-dev for GPX export.
* "Standards-Version: 3.9.5" - no changes required.

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