tachyon-bin-ogl - Parallel/Multiprocessor Standalone Ray Tracer - with OpenGL display

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tachyon-bin-ogl
Package version 0.99~b6+dsx
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 121 B
Download size 41.39 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Tachyon is a portable, high performance parallel ray tracing system
supporting MPI and multithreaded implementations. Tachyon is built as
a C callable library, which can be used within applications.
Tachyon implements all of the basic geometric primitives such as
triangles, planes, spheres, cylinders, etc. Some of the goals in
developing Tachyon were to make it fast and for it to parallelize
well. These are what set it apart from more full-featured programs
like POV-Ray, Rayshade, and others. Tachyon supports enough features
to be an excellent alternative to slower programs for demanding
animation and scientific visualization tasks.
This package provides a simple scene file parser front-end built upon
tachyon and with OpenGL display.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tachyon-bin-ogl_0.99~b6+dsx-4_amd64.deb 0.99~b6+dsx amd64 Ubuntu Universe
tachyon-bin-ogl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libgl1 -
libgl1-mesa-glx -
libtachyon -
libtachyon-mt-0 = 0.99~b6+dsx-4
libx11-6 -


Name Value
tachyon-bin -


Type URL
Binary Package tachyon-bin-ogl_0.99~b6+dsx-4_i386.deb
Source Package tachyon

Install Howto

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




2016-02-29 - Mattia Rizzolo <mattia@debian.org>
tachyon (0.99~b6+dsx-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.7, no changes needed.
* Use HTTPS in the Vcs-* fields.
* Use the list of openmpi architectures as provided by mpi-default-dev,
instead of hardcoding our own list, and refresh debian/control.
* Tight build-dep on mpi-default-dev (>= 1.3).
2015-12-02 - Jerome Benoit <calculus@rezozer.net>
tachyon (0.99~b6+dsx-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* FTBFS bug fix release (Closes: #806115):
- arch/indep build scheme, harden.
* Debianization:
- debian/rules, see FTBFS bug fix above;
- debian/templates/control.in, Vcs-Browser field correction.
2015-06-25 - Jerome Benoit <calculus@rezozer.net>
tachyon (0.99~b6+dsx-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Debianization:
- debian/control, refresh;
- debian/copyright, correct and refresh;
- debian/rules, harden;
- debian/patches/:
- autotools chain:
- libjpeg find and check, harden;
- kfreebsd and hurd surpports, harden.
2014-11-15 - Jerome Benoit <calculus@rezozer.net>
tachyon (0.99~b6+dsx-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstrean release.
* New maintainer (Closes: #764433).
* Debianization:
- debian/copyright:
- in DEP-5 format, bump;
- refresh;
- debian/control:
- debhelper build-dep to >= 9, bump;
- Standards Version 3.9.6, bump;
- Build-Depends field, refresh (Closes: #650601);
- Vcs-* headers, provide (Closes: #697317);
- debian/source/, format 3.0 (quilt), bump;
- debian/watch, refresh;
- debian/repack, repack script to clean up and gain weight;
- debian/rules:
- full, multi-flavour and multi-variant dh integration through
a templates machinery;
- get-orig-source uscan based target which downloads the currently
packaged upstream tarball and repacks it;
- default target which basically queries package status with uscan
-- output in DEHS format;
- debian/patches/:
- patches in DEP-3 format;
- harden pthreads support in GNU environment, thanks to
Samuel Thibault <sthibault@debian.org> (Closes: #729182);
- harden separate build either with or without OpenGL support;
- format help display in view to employ help2man to generate manpages;
- clean demo simple samples;
- pre-rationalization cleanup;
- merge the installed header into one header;
- script-version, create by hand wrt `tachyon.h';
- autotools build machinery, write from scratch to ease maintenance;
- library versionning, introduce;
- manual page generated via help2man;
- debian/README.{source,Debian}, refresh;
- build-arch/build-indep scheme, introduce;
- gpg-signature check support, neutralize;
- missing sample material gathered into a separated source tarball;
- management of tools and library variants with update-alaternatives.
* Provide an ad hoc script to shoot (and clean) the upstream scene samples,
and an ad hoc Makefile to build (and clean) the upstream source examples.
* Minor, enhancement, cosmetic patches submitted to the upstream maintainer.
2012-06-03 - Mònica Ramírez Arceda <monica@debian.org>
tachyon (0.99~b2+dfsg-0.4) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add libtachyon-0.99 as a dependency of libtachyon-dev. Thanks to Ana Guerrero
for finding this bug! (Closes: #675714)
2011-04-21 - Steffen Moeller <moeller@debian.org>
tachyon (0.99~b2+dfsg-0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fixed build failures on kfreebsd
- disabling threading (Closes: 620999)
- including sys/time.h in src/util.c
2011-04-05 - Steffen Moeller <moeller@debian.org>
tachyon (0.99~b2+dfsg-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Moved TeX build requirements from Build-Depends-Indep
to Build-Depends (Closes: #620068).

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