openambit - utilities for Suunto Ambit sport watches

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name openambit
Package version 0.3
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 515 B
Download size 147.08 KB
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This package provides software that helps communicating with Suunto Ambit
outdoor watches.
OpenAmbit offers the following features:
- Read logs from device and save them in XML files;
- Upload logs to;
- Update orbital data (for faster GPS sync) to the device.
It doesn't have the following features (but may include them in future
- Sync user settings from movescount to device;
- Sync apps, routes etc from movescount to device.
The application is divided in 2 parts, libambit which is a basic
C-library that does the device-communication, and the openambit GUI
application that writes the logs to XML files and synchronize with
movescount. The movescount parts is completely optional, and needs
to be manually enabled in the UI.
This package provides the GUI interface.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openambit_0.3-1_amd64.deb 0.3 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
openambit - - -


Name Value
libambit0 -
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libqjson0 >= 0.8.1
libqt4-network >= 4:4.5.3
libqtcore4 >= 4:4.7.0~beta2
libqtgui4 >= 4:4.7.0~beta1
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1
libudev1 >= 183
zlib1g >= 1:1.2.2


Type URL
Binary Package openambit_0.3-1_i386.deb
Source Package openambit

Install Howto

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




2014-09-16 - Christian Perrier <>
openambit (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2014-07-18 - Christian Perrier <>
openambit (0.2+20140602-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upstream git snapshot (OpenAmbit should work with latest firmware
updates by Suunto)
* Remove no longer needed 01_FixDesktopCategory patch
2014-07-08 - Christian Perrier <>
openambit (0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Properly specify BSD-3-clause license for
* Properly specidy alternative BSD-3-clause or HIDAPI licenses
for openambit-0.2/src/libambit/hid*
2014-05-01 - Christian Perrier <>
openambit (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release . Closes: #746652
* Fix category used by upstream in the desktop file because it is not
one registered at
Use: Education;Sports

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