highlight - Universal source code to formatted text converter

Distribution: Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: highlight
Package version: 3.18
Package release: 3build2
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 925 B
Download size: 315.98 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
A utility that converts sourcecode to HTML, XHTML, RTF, LaTeX, TeX, SVG, XML or terminal escape sequences with syntax highlighting. It supports several programming and markup languages. Language descriptions are configurable and support regular expressions. The utility offers indentation and reformatting capabilities. It is easily possible to create new language definitions and colour themes.



    Source package: highlight

    Install Howto

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


    2016-10-23 - Iain Lane <iain@orangesquash.org.uk> highlight (3.18-3build2) zesty; urgency=medium * No-change rebuild for perl 5.24 transition

    2015-12-18 - Martin Pitt <martin.pitt@ubuntu.com> highlight (3.18-3build1) xenial; urgency=medium * No-change rebuild against Perl 5.22.1

    2014-08-15 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.18-3) unstable; urgency=medium * Upload to unstable (Closes: #723688, #723685)

    2014-08-09 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.18-2) experimental; urgency=medium * Merge perl related changes from 3.9-1.1

    2014-08-07 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.18-1) experimental; urgency=medium * New upstream release * upload to experimental because of API changes.

    2013-01-26 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.12+svn83-1) experimental; urgency=low * Upstream snapshot. * Bug fix: "Segmentation fault with --force command line switch on unknown file type.", thanks to Jussi Judin (Closes: #698718). * Use debhelper compat level 9 * Enable hardening flags (several patches added). * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4, no changes.

    2014-08-02 - gregor herrmann <gregoa@debian.org> highlight (3.9-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium * Non-maintainer upload. * Fix "hardcodes /usr/lib/perl5": - make debian/libhighlight-perl.install executable and use $Config{vendorarch} there - use debhelper (compat level) 9 (Closes: #752347)

    2012-05-23 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.9-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. - updated plugin interface - ctags plugin - improved perl and N3 definitions

    2012-03-06 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.8-2) unstable; urgency=low * remove faulty postrm; this script caused a file owned by highlight-common to be removed when highlight is removed. This is related to, but does not fix #662748.

    2012-03-04 - David Bremner <bremner@debian.org> highlight (3.8-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release - removed patch to SWIG perl binding, now upstream - Bug fix: "Shebang regexes to cover more use cases", thanks to Georgios M. Zarkadas (Closes: #659384). - Bug fix: "Shebangs match the entire first line and not the start of it", thanks to Georgios M. Zarkadas (Closes: #659325). - Bug fix: "HLCmdLineApp::getFileSuffix should search for dots only in basename of the argument", thanks to Georgios M. Zarkadas (Closes: #661072). -fixed memory leak in astyle's SSFormatter (patch by MENG Wei) * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3, no changes.