tcl-memchan - Tcl extension for in-memory channels - runtime library

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tcl-memchan
Package version 2.3+dfsg
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 147 B
Download size 38.84 KB
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Allows the creation of I/O channels, which store data in memory, not
on disk. It implements the channel types fifo, null, random and
zero; and provides a C API for creating custom memory channels.
This package contains the runtime library to be used in Tcl programs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tcl-memchan_2.3+dfsg-1_amd64.deb 2.3+dfsg amd64 Ubuntu Universe
tcl-memchan - - -


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libc6 >= 2.4


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libmemchan-tcl -


Name Value
libmemchan-tcl -


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libmemchan-tcl -


Type URL
Binary Package tcl-memchan_2.3+dfsg-1_i386.deb
Source Package memchan

Install Howto

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




2014-05-15 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.3+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Removed the mpexpand binary from the source package because it's a
starpack without the full source code included.
* Converted the binary packages to multiarch.
* Fixed call to randinit() by supplying an additional parameter
(closes: #748163)
* Mangled debian package version in debian/watch uscan control file.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.5.
2012-05-30 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Renamed libmemchan-tcl into tcl-memchan and libmemchan-tcl-dev into
tcl-memchan-dev to comply the Debian Tcl/Tk policy.
* Bumped debhelper compatibility version to 8.
* Switched to 3.0 (quilt) source package format.
* Added hardened build flags using dpkg-buildflags.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.3.
* Use sf redirector in debian/watch uscan control file.
2011-08-13 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Added build dependency on tcllib to build documentation from sources.
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.2.
2008-06-19 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed clean target to work with debhelper 7.0 (made dh_clean the last
command, so debhelper logs are removed now).
* Changed doc-base section to Programming and removed extra leading
* Clarified copyright messages.
* Removed undefined macros BS and BE from manpages.
* Protected quilt calls in debian/rules to make the source package
convertible to 3.0 (quilt) format (closes: #482709).
* Bumped standards version to 3.8.0.
2008-01-04 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Bumped standards-version to 3.7.3.
2007-11-18 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Adapted the package to Debian Tcl/Tk policy. This includes moving the Tcl
modules into a subdirectory of /usr/lib/tcltk and switching to default
tcl package in dependencies.
* Added Homepage field in debian/control.
2007-09-11 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed build on hurd-i386, kfreebsd-i386 and kfreebsd-amd64 architectures.
* Rewritten clean target in debian/rules to ignore only missing Makefile
* Made clean-patched target in debian/rules depend on patch-stamp.
2007-08-04 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer's email address
2007-05-20 - Sergei Golovan <>
memchan (2.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (closes: #425756).

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