txt2pdbdoc - convert plain text files to Palm DOC (for PalmOS) and back

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: txt2pdbdoc
Package version: 1.4.4
Package release: 6
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 144 B
Download size: 35.59 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
This utility converts plain text files (or HTML files) to the de facto PalmOS standard DOC format for use in document readers (such as "C Spot Run") and editors (such as "ZDOC"). DOC files are compressed by default, and txt2pdbdoc can also convert DOC files back to plain text. Homepage: http://homepage.mac.com/pauljlucas/software/txt2pdbdoc/index.html



    Source package: txt2pdbdoc

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install txt2pdbdoc deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install txt2pdbdoc


    • /usr/bin/html2pdbtxt
    • /usr/bin/pdbtxt2html
    • /usr/bin/txt2pdbdoc
    • /usr/share/doc/txt2pdbdoc/README
    • /usr/share/doc/txt2pdbdoc/README.Debian
    • /usr/share/doc/txt2pdbdoc/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/txt2pdbdoc/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/txt2pdbdoc/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/de/man1/html2pdbtxt.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/de/man1/pdbtxt2html.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/de/man1/txt2pdbdoc.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/de/man4/doc.4.gz
    • /usr/share/man/de/man4/pdb.4.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/html2pdbtxt.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/pdbtxt2html.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/txt2pdbdoc.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man4/doc.4.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man4/pdb.4.gz


    2006-11-25 - Erik Schanze <eriks@debian.org> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-6) unstable; urgency=low * Changed maintainers email address * Updated debian/watch file version * Updated Standards-Version to 3.7.2, no changes needed

    2006-01-18 - Erik Schanze <schanzi_@gmx.de> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-5) unstable; urgency=low * Corrected manpages (Closes: #324176, #340476) * Changed german umlauts to groff sequences in manpages * Changed debian/rules to reduce configure.diff in diff.gz * Changed version to 1.4.4 in configure * txt2pdbdoc.c: Increased BUFFERSIZE (Closes: #346348) * Updated Standards-Version to 3.6.2, no changes needed * debian/rules: removed unused dh_link

    2005-01-21 - Erik Schanze <schanzi_@gmx.de> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-4) unstable; urgency=low * Fix mistake of example in manpage html2pdbtxt(1), if page title has spaces * Removed debconf warning and cleaned description, because bug #118930 was closed, remain a warning in README.Debian * control: Description line now begins lowercase * Added "SEE ALSO" links to manpages (Closes: #289350)

    2004-09-17 - Erik Schanze <schanzi_@gmx.de> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-3) unstable; urgency=low * Added Italian debconf template translation (Closes: #271879) Thanks to Valentina Commissari

    2004-07-25 - Erik Schanze <schanzi_@gmx.de> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-2) unstable; urgency=low * Some package cosmetics: + remove comments in debian/rules + remove unneeded debian/dir + add project home page to debian/control * Change maintainer mail address, because debian lists do not receive mails from mail@domain.name * Added German translated man pages and readd updated pdb(4) * Added debian/txt2pdbdoc.manpages to install these man pages * Added debian/watch, thanks to DEHS team

    2004-05-09 - Erik Schanze <mail@erikschanze.de> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.4-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release (Closes: #226505) * New maintainer (Closes: #244456) * Added German debconf template translation * Fix misspelling "warning-memorycard" in debian/postinst (Closes: #248368, #248879) * Update download URL in copyright file

    2004-05-09 - Andrew Pollock <apollock@debian.org> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.2-3) unstable; urgency=low * Uploading with maintainer set to QA group * Switched to gettext for the debconf templates (closes: #199998) * Added French debconf template translation (closes: #200672) * debian/copyright: removed dh_make boilerplatedness

    2002-04-07 - Rene Weber <rene_debmaint@elvenlord.com> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.2-2) unstable; urgency=low * Fixed warning to be of "normal" priority instead of "critical" as I accidentally left it.

    2002-01-01 - Rene Weber <rene_debmaint@elvenlord.com> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.2-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release * Changed description to reflect a potentially serious problem when a generated pdb file is moved to the Palm via something other than a hotsync (see bug #118930).

    2001-07-19 - Rene Weber <rene_debmaint@elvenlord.com> txt2pdbdoc (1.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low * Changed rules file to use distclean instead of clean (to get rid of the .deps automake bug for the autobuilders). distclean is a good idea in any case. The problem is described in bug #90736, but not this solution. (distclean does away with my Makefile). Closes: #105923.